GUWAHATI, April 22 – Both NF Railway Sports Association and Dibrugarh bagged two points each as their Nuruddin Ahmed Trophy Elite Group senior inter district cricket match ended before completion of the first inings.At the Nehru Stadium here today, Dibrugarh scored 320 for seven, chasing NFR’s first innings total of 365 when stumps were finally drawn.
The highlight of Diburagarh innings was a decent 108 by Saurav Bhagawati. It was a match saving knock by Saurav as his other teammates, baring Salim Ahmed (35) and Kalyan Gogoi (34) failed to offer healthy contributions. Saurav stayed at the crease for 248 minutes and faced 217 balls. He cracked 16 boundaries.
Brief scores: NF Rly 1st innings: 365
Dibrugarh 1st innings: 320/7 (Saurav Bhagawati 108, Salim Ahmed 35, Kalyan Gogoi 34, Suraj Chetri 23, Sekherjyoti Barman 3/75, Mahmadul Hussain 2/58).