TINSUKIA, Jan 19 - Margherita defeated Charaideo by the virtue of their 1st innings lead in the opening match of the Group D JK Baruah Trophy U-19 Inter District Cricket Tournament.
On the second day of the two-day match at the TDSA Katchujan field here today, in reply to Margherita�s first innings total of 259, Charaideo, resuming at 31 for two yesterday, were all out for 224. At close Margherita were 61 for four.
Sivasagar will play Dibrugarh from tomorrow.
Brief scores: Margherita 1st innings 259 (Rajat Khan 94, Sohail Siddique 77, Pintu Gowala 43, Yakub Ansari 3/34, Ridip Mohan 3/44). Charaideo 1st innings 224 (Raj Agarwal 71, Mujibur Ali 32, Surajit Rajkonwar 27, Jintu Gogoi 20, Rajat Khan 4/66, Pintu Gowala 3/59, Bikram Bhowmik 2/52).
Margherita 2nd innings 61/4 (Noim Alam 27, Mihir Gowala 2/18, Raj Agarwal 2/12).