GUWAHATI, Nov 2 � Madhya Pradesh are struggling against Assam in the U-19 Cooch Behar Trophy match being played at Rewa. On the second day of the four-day match today, in reply to Assam�s first innings total of 298, the host team were 262 for the loss of six wickets. Krishna Soni was batting with 124 off 255 balls. He hit 18 boundaries in his responsible innings.
For Assam Rajjakuddin Ahmed was the top scorer with 57 which he scored from 54 deliveries yesterday.
Brief scores: Assam 1st Innings 298 (Rajjakuddin Ahmed 57, Rajat Khan 46 n.o, Abhishek Thakuri 46, Subham Mandal 43, Yasir Ali 27, Biplab Saikia 23, Sandippaul Mazumder 19, Roshn Alam 13, Kuldeep Singh 4/5, Shivam Tiwari 4/82).
Madhya Pradesh 1st Innings: 262/6 (Krishna Soni 124 n.o, Siddharth Patidar 38, Chandan Singh Gill 26, Nikhil Mishra 24, Ashwin Das 23 n.o, Rajjakuddin Ahmed 2/65, Rajat Khan 2/34).