GUWAHATI, Dec 12 - City Cricket Club will face Gauhati Town Club (GTC) in the title clash of the Chandradhar Deka Memorial T20 Cricket Tournament. The final will be played at the Judges� Field here tomorrow.
In the second semifinal played at the Judges� Field today, City CC defeated Guwahati Cricket Coaching Centre (GCCC) by 14 runs.
Riding on a 53-ball 81 by Rishav Das (4x9, 6x4), City CC amassed 175 for nine in the stipulated 20 overs. Manash Gogoi was the other leading scorer with 47. Abhijit Sinha Roy took five wickets for GCCC.
Chasing the tough target, the GCCC batsmen were in control as Abhijit (54 off 30 balls; 4x4, 6x3) and Erik Roy (44 off 32 balls; 4x4, 6x2) looked in good shape. However, they fell 14 runs short as they were all out for 161.
Shuhel Rahman was the main wicket taker for the winning team with three victims.
Brief scores: City CC 175/7 (Rishav Das 81, Manash Gogoi 47; Abhijit Sinha Roy 5/21). GCCC 161 (Abhijit Sinha Roy 53, Erik Roy 47; Shuhel Rahman 3/32, Romario Sharma 2/30, Jogeswar Bhumij 2/35).
Today�s matches: (For 3rd position) Maharana AC vs GCCC; (Final) City CC vs GTC.