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Assam upset Bengal in T20 tie

By Sports reporter

GUWAHATI, March 25 � Assam upset fancied Bengal in their opening match of the East Zone Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 Cricket Tournament by 18 runs.

Put into bat at the Barabati Stadium, Cuttack today, Assam posted a challenging total of 189 for the loss of six wickets. Sib Sankar Roy top scored with 48 while seasoned J Syed Mohammad added 35. Useful contributions came from the bats of Pallab Das (25), Amit Sinha and Sarupam Purkayastha (24 each).

The Bengal batsmen, studded with leading players like Manoj Tiwari, Wriddhiman Saha, skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla etc., failed to chase down the target and managed to score 171 for the loss of nine wickets. Debabrata Baidya Das was their lone batsman to put some resistance with a 59-ball 78.

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Assam: Pallab Das c Saha b Seth 25, KB Arun Karthik c Seth b Dinda 7, DS Jadhav c Gani b Pratap Singh 1, Sib Sankar Roy c Das b Gani 48, Amit Sinha c Pratap Singh b Gani 24, Sarupam Purkayastha run out 24, J Syed Mohammad not out 35, Romario Sharma not out 0. Extras: (b 1, lb 14, w 7, nb 3) 25. Total: (6 wickets) 189. Did not bat: Arup Das, Pritom Das, Abu Nechim Ahmed. Fall of wickets: 1-28, 2-36, 3-50, 4-111, 5-123, 6-185. Bowling: AB Dinda 4-0-48-1, KK Seth 2-0-19-1, V Pratap Singh 4-1-30-1, LR Shukla 4-0-24-0, SS Lahiri 3-0-19-0, AA Gani 3-0-34-2.

Bengal: SP Goswami b PL Das 14, WP Saha c PP Das b AK Das 7, SD Chatterjee c PP Das b PL Das 2, MK Tiwary c Sharma b Syed Mohammad 19, LR Shukla b PP Das 10, DB Das not out 78, SS Lahiri c Jadhav b Ahmed 10, AA Gani c PP Das b Purkayastha 17, V Pratap Singh c Jadhav b Ahmed 1, AB Dinda run out 1, KK Seth not out 1. Extras: (b 4, w 5, nb 2) 11. Total: (9 wickets) 171. Fall of wickets: 1-15, 2-23, 3-27, 4-49, 5-65, 6-103, 7-138, 8-150, 9-153. Bowling: Arup Das 4-0-38-1, Pritom Das 3-0-33-2, Abu Nechim Ahmed 4-0-27-2, Pallab Das 4-0-39-1, J Syed Mohammad 4-0-18-1, Sarupam Purkayastha 1-0-12-1.

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Assam upset Bengal in T20 tie

GUWAHATI, March 25 � Assam upset fancied Bengal in their opening match of the East Zone Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 Cricket Tournament by 18 runs.

Put into bat at the Barabati Stadium, Cuttack today, Assam posted a challenging total of 189 for the loss of six wickets. Sib Sankar Roy top scored with 48 while seasoned J Syed Mohammad added 35. Useful contributions came from the bats of Pallab Das (25), Amit Sinha and Sarupam Purkayastha (24 each).

The Bengal batsmen, studded with leading players like Manoj Tiwari, Wriddhiman Saha, skipper Laxmi Ratan Shukla etc., failed to chase down the target and managed to score 171 for the loss of nine wickets. Debabrata Baidya Das was their lone batsman to put some resistance with a 59-ball 78.

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Assam: Pallab Das c Saha b Seth 25, KB Arun Karthik c Seth b Dinda 7, DS Jadhav c Gani b Pratap Singh 1, Sib Sankar Roy c Das b Gani 48, Amit Sinha c Pratap Singh b Gani 24, Sarupam Purkayastha run out 24, J Syed Mohammad not out 35, Romario Sharma not out 0. Extras: (b 1, lb 14, w 7, nb 3) 25. Total: (6 wickets) 189. Did not bat: Arup Das, Pritom Das, Abu Nechim Ahmed. Fall of wickets: 1-28, 2-36, 3-50, 4-111, 5-123, 6-185. Bowling: AB Dinda 4-0-48-1, KK Seth 2-0-19-1, V Pratap Singh 4-1-30-1, LR Shukla 4-0-24-0, SS Lahiri 3-0-19-0, AA Gani 3-0-34-2.

Bengal: SP Goswami b PL Das 14, WP Saha c PP Das b AK Das 7, SD Chatterjee c PP Das b PL Das 2, MK Tiwary c Sharma b Syed Mohammad 19, LR Shukla b PP Das 10, DB Das not out 78, SS Lahiri c Jadhav b Ahmed 10, AA Gani c PP Das b Purkayastha 17, V Pratap Singh c Jadhav b Ahmed 1, AB Dinda run out 1, KK Seth not out 1. Extras: (b 4, w 5, nb 2) 11. Total: (9 wickets) 171. Fall of wickets: 1-15, 2-23, 3-27, 4-49, 5-65, 6-103, 7-138, 8-150, 9-153. Bowling: Arup Das 4-0-38-1, Pritom Das 3-0-33-2, Abu Nechim Ahmed 4-0-27-2, Pallab Das 4-0-39-1, J Syed Mohammad 4-0-18-1, Sarupam Purkayastha 1-0-12-1.