GUWAHATI, March 11 � Goalpara recorded a massive 342-run victory against Titabor in the first semifinal of the Plate Division Senior Inter District Cricket Championship.
With this victory Goalpara not only got through to the final but also confirmed a berth in the Elite Division next year.
On the final day of the three-day encounter at the Nehru Stadium here today, after taking 132-run first innings lead, Goalpara scored 294 in their second knock. Requiring an imposing 427 runs for victory in their second innings, Titabor were bundled for 84. Jyoti Medhi again came good with ball capturing six rival wickets giving away just 26 runs.
Brief scores: Goalpara 271 and 294.
Titabor 139 and 84 (Jyoti Medhi 6/28, Dhrubajyoti Das 2/9).