GUWAHATI, March 15 � Gauhati Town Club recorded a facile 42-run victory against Ankurjyoti Club in today�s match of the GSA A Division Cricket League for the Bhupen Chandra Mahanta Trophy.
At the Nehru Stadium here, Town Club scored a smart total of 196 losing seven wickets in 35 overs. Simanta Neog cracked a swashbuckling 41-ball 72 with five boundaries and as many sixers which virtually enabled Town in reaching a healthy total. Ankurjyoti boys lost their control midway through the innings and were all out for 154 in 32.1 overs. Veteran Deep Bora wrecked the Ankurjyoti innings with a five-wicket haul.
Brief scores: GTC 196/7 (Simanta Neogi 72, Ram Kripal Gupta 38, Nayan Deka 32, Binoy Rout 2/32). Ankurjyoti 154 (Rohit Sarma 45, Parthajit Biashya 30, Erik Roy 25, Deep Bora 5/27, Sujit Gowala 2/37).