GUWAHATI, Feb 2 � Altogether three matches were played on the second day of the 40th All India FCI Inter Zonal Cricket Tournament here today. North East Zone outclassed South Zone by 183 runs at Judges� Field while at Nehru Stadium Head Quarter posted six-wicket victory against South Zone and North Zone defeated East Zone by five wickets. The highlight of the NE Zone-West Zone match was a 56-ball 110 by Rahul Hazarika. Skipper Rishab Das was the other notable contributor in the match with 80.
Scoring a mammoth 227 for one in 20 overs, North East bundled out West for 35. At Nehru Stadium, South Zone managed to score 85 for six and in reply Head Quarter gathered 85 losing four wickets in 15 overs. In the other match, in reply to East Zone�s 147, North hit up 148 for five.
Brief scores: NE 228/1 (Rahul Hazarika 110, Rishab Das 80, Prasanta Sonowal 30). WZ 35 (Ramesh Iyer 12, Bikash Chetry 6/6).
SZ 85/6 (Chandrasekhar 28, Yogesh 14). HQ 86/4 (Rohit Saini 41, Ravikant Sharma 21, Ajay Madan 14, Kavi 3/13).
EZ 147 (Sanjoy Yadav 33, Abhirup Gupta 30, Joydip Mukherjee 27, Devang Gandhi 16, Bharat Awasti 5/28, AW Zaidi 2/21). NZ 148/5 (Saransh Thakur 38, Gurkirate Singh 37, Akash Malhotra 29, Kawaljit Singh 22, Arup B Bhatacharjee 3/20).