MANGALDAI, March 30 � Sivasagar by virtue of their 36-run first innings lead over Nagaon have assured a berth in the quarterfinal of the ongoing JK Barua U-19 Inter District Cricket Tournament here yesterday. In reply to Sivasagar�s first innings total of 290 for nine, Nagaon were all out for 154. On the rain effected second day, Sivasagar were 44 for three when the stumps were finally drawn.
Brief scores: Sivasagar Ist innings 290 for 9 decl (Yasir Ali 74, Biku Borgoahin 58, Harpal Saikia 45, Mrinmoy Dutta 5/95). 2nd innings 44 for 3.
Nagaon Ist innings 154 (Anupam Hazarika 33, Mrinmoy Dutta 24, Hari Chauhan 24, Harpal Saikia 7/33).