TINSUKIA, Oct 26 - Karnataka registered an innings and 158-run victory against Assam in the U-23 Col CK Nayudu Trophy Cricket Tournament.
On the third day of the four-day encounter at the Katchujan Field here today, Karnataka amassed a mammoth first innings total of 446. Resuming at an overnight total of 334 for 5, in reply to Assam�s 192 the visitors went on to take a substantial lead of 158 runs.
But the host batsmen fell cheaply in the second innings and were bundled out for 96 in 31.5 overs.
Sunzow Brahma (44) and Nipan Deka (12) were the only batsmen to reach the double figure mark as Prateek Jain and Naveen MG wrecked the Assam innings capturing four and three wickets respectively.
Brief scores: Assam 1st innings 192.
Karnataka 1st innings 446 (Nichal D 184, Samarth Ooty 80, Naveen MG 40; Mrinmoy Dutta 4/164, Nipan Deka 3/66).
Assam 2nd innings 96 (Sunzow Brahma 44, Nipan Deka 12; Prateek Jain 4/32, Naveen MG 3/32).