MANGALDAI, Dec 3: Chasing a modest target of 133 in the second innings, Orissa were 13 for one on the second day of the three-day Vijay Merchant Trophy U-16 cricket tournament against Assam here today.
Orissa, resuming their first innings at over night score of 67 for four were all out for 175 and conceded a first innings lead of 12 runs. But they hit back in Assam�s second knock as the home team was bundled out for 120.
Altogether 17 wickets fell today as bowlers were in pick form of both the sides. For Orissa Rajkishan Patel and Sarthak Siv Mahapatra were the chief wicket takers with four and three victims.
Brief scores: Assam 1st innings 187. 2nd innings 120 (Sandip 31, RK Patel4/46, SS Mahapatra 3/36).
Orissa 1st innings 175 (Sanoj Mahapatra 49, Sasikanta Mishra 39, Suman Mahanti 26, R Ahmed 4/21, AN Alam 3/53, M Dutta 2/45).