GUWAHATI, June 8 - The Servo 25th Guwahati Challenge Trophy cricket tournament got under way at the Latasil playground here today. The 20-over tournament is organised by the River Rine Club in memory of Bhabendra Chandra Pathak. On the inaugural day two matches were played. In the first match United Club trounced Chandmari Sports Club by five wickets while in the second match of the day Lakhara Sports Club edged past Bishnu Jyoti SS by two runs.
Brief scores: Chandmari SC 138 (Sumanta Sarania 29, Monoj Das 28, Cheeku Roy 5/25, Sandeep Chanda 4/12). United Boy�s Club 139/5 (Chiranjeet Roy 52, Prabal Das 47). Lakhra SC 101 (Dhrubajyoti Mali 34, Rohit Singh 29, Bibek Poudel 3/11, Joydeep Singh 3/14). Bishnu Jyoti SS 99/8 (Ripon Goswami 23, Nabajit Narzary 20, Sanjay Deka 3/12, Janti Koch 2/17).