MANGALDAI, April 9 - Lakhimpur still require 41 runs to cross Nagaon�s first innings total as in reply to Nagaon�s 199, Lakhimpur are tottering at 158 for the loss of eight wickets on the opening day of the two-day Nuruddin Ahmed Trophy Senior Inter District Cricket Tournament quarterfinal league match here at the Mangaldai Stadium.
The highlight of the day was a 50 by Lakhimpur�s Hafizuddin Ahmed. Veteran Nagaon bowler Dhiraj Goswami took four for 47.
Brief scores: Nagaon 1st Innings 199 (Anupam Hazarika 37, Debojit Barua 37, Ashok Kr Saini 35, Bhashkarjyoti Knowar 32; Hrishikesh Borah 3/43, Hafizuddin Ahmed 2/10, Raju Pegu 2/52).
Lakhimpur 1st Innings 158 (Hafizuddin Ahmed 50, Nipan Borah batting 41; Dhiraj Goswami 4/47, Bichitra Barua 3/59).