GUWAHATI, March 16 � Guwahati took a 58-run first innings lead against Nagaon on the opening day of the three-day semifinal league match of the Nuruddin Trophy Senior Inter District (Elite Group) match at the NF Railway Stadium, Maligaon today.
In reply to Nagaon�s first innings total of 174, Guwahati were 232 for eight at stumps.
Brief scores: Nagaon 1st Innings 174 (Nabajit Ghosh 27, Eshan Ravi 26, Aniket Bhowmik 25, Tooshar Shyamal 23, Abir Chakraborty 5/51, Nipon Deka 4/37).
Guwahati 1st Innings 232/8 (Nipon Deka 60, Ram Kripal Gupta 49, Abhijit Singha Roy 33, Sunu Kumar 23, Ashok Kr Saini 4/45).
Dibrugarh in trouble: Dibrugarh is in neck-deep trouble against Silchar as in reply to Silchar�s first innings total of 168, at close of the opening day Dibrugarh were 90 for the loss of nine wickets at the Barsapara stadium here today.
Brief scores: Silchar 1st innings 168 (Samik Das 80, Prasanta Sonowal 3/55, Deepak Gohain 3/45, Amit Chetri 3/57).
Dibrugarh 1st Innings 90/9 (Prasanta Sonowal 29, Rahul Singh 3/20, Sabir Hussain Laskar 3/32, Avoy Yadav 3/12).