GUWAHATI, March 1 - Assam suffered back to back defeat in the Vijay Hazare Trophy match as they were beaten by Haryana by 53 runs at the Karnail Singh Stadium, New Delhi today. Yesterday Assam team was defeated by Odisha.
Today, batting first Haryana piled up 306 for six in the allotted 49 overs with Shubham Rohilla (118) being the top run getter. For Assam Amit Verma took three wickets for 47.
But the target was too big for Assam as they were restricted to 253 in their stipulated overs. Pritom Das and KB Arun Karthick were the leading scorers for Assam with 65 and 60 respectively.
Brief scores: Haryana 306/6 in 49 overs (Shubham Rohilla 118, Nitin Saini 54, Shivam Chauhan 47, Amit Verma 3/47). Assam 253/9 in 49 overs (Pritam Das 65, KB Arun Karthick 60, J Syed Mohammed 30).