GUWAHATI, Dec 9 - Assam recorded a four-wicket victory against Odisha in the U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy Cricket Tournament at Dibrugarh.
On the final day of the three-day match today, requiring 117 for an outright victory, after taking a thin seven-run first innings lead, Assam scored 119 for 6 in 42.1 Overs.
Rituraj Biswas (5/27) and Bibhakar Nag (3/21) wrecked the Odisha second innings as Kshyamasagar Bal (36) and Swastik Samal (23) were their leading scorers.
For Assam, Sambhav Jain (41) and Amlanjyoti Das (30) remained main contributors.
Brief scores: Odisha 1st innings: 162. Assam 1st innings: 169.
Odisha 2nd innings: 123 (Kshyamasagar Bal 36, Swastik Samal 23, Biswajit Das 15, Rituraj Biswas 5/27, Bibhakar Nag 3/21). Assam 2nd innings: 119/6 (Sambhav Jain 41, Amlanjyoti Das 30, Ayush Aharwal 23, Binit K Mohanty 2/34).