GUWAHATI, Nov 1 � Laxmibai National Institute of Physical Education (LNIPE) set up summit clash with Pachim Guwahati College in the NEEDS organised inter college cricket tournament for the Premoda Kanta Sarma Trophy.
In two one-sided semifinals played at the Latasil playground here today, LNIPE prevailed over SB Deorah College by 71 runs while Pachim Guwahati posted a 65-run victory against KC Das Commerce College.
In the first match of the day, LNIPE scored 131 for seven in the allotted 20 overs and later skittled SB Deorah College for 60. Akhilesh Kumar (5/28) and Rajen Sukla (3/4) wrecked the SB Deorah innings with some devastating bowling. Pachim Guwahati scored 145 for seven and in reply KC Das Commerce were all out for 80.
The final will be played on November 4.
Brief scores: LNIPE 131/7 (Mehtab Jamal 38, Dipen Gohain 23, Abdul Basid 2/13, Ezazul Haque 2/23). SB Deorah 60 (Akhilesh Kumar 5/28, Rajan Sukla 3/4).
Pachim Guwahati 145/7 (Ikramul Ali 63, Nekibur Rahman 22, Siddharth Sharma 2/18). KC Das Commerce 80 (Bishal Roy 15, Imran Ali 3/6, Ikramul Ali 3/19).