MANGALDAI, March 13 - Bud Cricket Club will lock horns with City Cricket Club in the final of the 22 Yards Glory organised Jagat Ch Das Memorial 2nd T-20 Challenge Trophy here on Sunday.
In the first semifinal played at the Mangaldai Stadium here today, Bud outplayed Royals Club by seven wickets. Put in to bat, Royals scored 160 losing eight wickets and in reply Bud hit the winning run with just two balls to spare losing three wickets.
In the second semifinal, City CC edged past Delhi Blaster by eight runs. Chasing a winning target of 163 set by City, Delhi Blasters managed to score 161 for nine.
Brief scores: Royals Club 160/8 (Sib Sankar Roy 49, Biplab Saikia 35, Sandip Paul 29; Chanekya Sarma 4/35, Kaushik Giri 2/27, Jitumani Kalita 1/20). Bud CC 161/3 (Vinayak Shukla 74, Sahil Jain 48).
City Cricket Club 169/8 (Tezinder Singh 40, Rohan Hazarika 33, Rahul Hazarika 32; Akash Maurya 2/25, Mohit Badeshra 2/27, Roshan Kr Madhav 2/37). Delhi Blasters 161/9 ( Roshan Kr Madhav 44, Binay Singh 36, Roshan Basfore 19; Mrinmoy Dutta 2/24, Rajesh Prasad 2/25, Amit Boro 1/30).