By our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, March 23: Silchar DSA stched rrow win against Advocate XI in the 7th Veteran Inter district and Inter Institutiol Cricket tourment held at the Nehru stadium here today. Advocate XI, which required 13 runs in the fil over, almost reached the target but fall short for just a single run..The win took Silchar DSA to quarter fil .
Elected to bat, Silchar DSA were bowled out 113 in 16.5 overs. The highlight of Silchar batting was a fine knock from Niranjan Das who scored 48 from 27 balls with the help of five boundaries and three sixes. Niharendra Deb (20) was the other notable scorer for Silchar. Gautam Saikia and Shafique Khan picked up three wickets each. In reply Advocate XI scored 112-8 in 20 overs. bajit rzary remained not out 29 while Shafique Khan scored 14 balls 22 runs. Brief score: Silchar DSA 113 (16.5 overs). Niranjan Das 48. Niharendra Deb 20, Gautam Saikia 3-29, Shafique Khan 3-19, Advocate XI 112-8, bajit rzary 29 (no), Shafique Khan 22, Niharendra Deb 3-5, Subhashish Choudhury 2-22.
Tomorrows match: Media XI vs Jorhat DSA.