GUWAHATI, Feb 8 - Navajyoti Club stormed into the final of the XIth Bud Challenge Cricket Meet in memory of Jugal Kishore Newatia.
In the first semifinal of the championship at the Nehru Stadium here today, Navajyoti outplayed River Rine Club by 119 runs. Riding on veteran Nishanta Bordoloi�s 105 and Parag Das� 56 Navajyoti piled up a massive total of 279 for 7 in 40 overs after being put into bat first. River Rine batsmen miserably failed to chase the big total and managed to get 160 losing 8 wickets.
Brief scores: Navajyoti 279/7 (Nishanta Bordoloi 105, Parag Das 56, Avijit Singha Roy 25, Abhinab Konwar 23, Nipon Deka 22, Abir Chakravorty 2/51, Amit Boro 2/54). River Rine 160/8 (Bikash Singh 33, Kaustav Gogoi 26, Kalyan Gogoi 25, Parvez Aziz 2/24, Bikash Chetri 2/27, Bitop Mahanta 2/28).
Today�s match (S/F):
Bud CC vs Navarang