GUWAHATI: Rode on a good knock from Sumanta Jha (108, 102B, 4×9, 6×7), Tezpur scored 276 before bowled out in the first innings against Guwahati in the quarter final league game in Nuruddin Inter District Cricket tournament match held at the Judges ground here today.
Electing to bat, two batsmen of the team Sumanta Jha and Roshan Basfore (80, 118B, 4×8, 6×2), played good knocks but they didn’t get too much support from the other batsmen which helped Guwahati to bowl out their opponent 276 runs in the first innings. Riyan Parag (5-55) came out with best figure among the bowlers of Guwahati.
Later host, in reply, scored 135-2 in the first innings at stumps on day I. Rahul Hazarika remained not out on 69.
At Biswanath Chariali host chasing NF Railway’s first innings total 191-8 (dec) were bowled out paltry 86 runs in the first innings thanks to nice spells from Dipak Gohain (5-48) and Abhilash Gogoi (4-22).
At Nagon host were 110-4 in their first innings in reply to Silchar’s first innings total 199. Mrinmoy Dutta (Sr) of host team bagged 7/44 in the first innings.
Brief scores: (Guwahati)-Tezpur 1st Innings 276 (57.3 Overs), Sumanta Jha 108, Roshan Basfor 80, Diptesh Saha 29, Riyan Parag 5/55, Abir Chakraborty 2/43, Guwahati 1st Innings 135/2, Rahul Hazarika 69 (no),Rishav Das 31 Erik Roy 26.
Biswanath DSA Ground: NFRSA 1st Innings 191/8 (declared in 56.1 Overs), Sibsankar Roy 52, Kunal Saikia 48, Parvez Aziz 27, Rohit Rowniar 3/30, Pawan Kr. Majhi 3/72, Biswanath 1st Innings 86 (34.4 Overs),Manjit Borkotoki 23, Deepok Gohain 5/48. Abhilash Gogoi 4/22 in 16 Overs.
Nagaon: Silchar 1st Innings 199 (60.2 Overs), Ikramul Ali 50, Samik Das 35, Abhishek Thakuri 34, Mrinmoy Dutta (Sr) 7/49, Amit Sinha 2/73, Nagaon 1st Innings 110/4 (28 Overs), Bhaskarjyoti Konwar 49, Amit Sinha 21 no, Parvej Musaraf 2/23, Pritam Das 2/18.
Barpeta: First day tie between Barpeta and Karimganj washed out.