GUWAHATI, Jan 19 � Navajyoti Club registered a 163-run victory against Ankurjyoti Club today at the Nehru Stadium here in a group league match of the Jugal Kishore Newatia memorial 12th Bud Challenge Cricket Tournament.
Electing to bat first the experienced Navajyoti batsmen made merry of the Ankurjyoti bowling and amassed 279 for the loss of four wickets in the stipulated 40 overs.
Parag Das (77 off 57 balls), Sib Sankar Roy (74 off 64 balls), Hrishikesh Tamuly (70 off 62 balls) were their leading contributors. In reply, the young Ankurjyoti batsmen miserably failed to handle the hot stuffs of the opponent bowling and were bundled out for 116.
Brief scores: Navajyoti 279/4 (Parag Das 77, Sibsankar Roy 74, Hrishikesh Tamuli 70, Subham Mandal 20, Raju Kalita 2/51). Ankurjyoti 116/10 (Raju Kalita 46, Erik Roy 24, Bikash Chetri 3/21, Nipon Deka 3/19).
Today�s match: Navarang vs River Rine.