|Friendship Trophy match ends in a draw|
GUWAHATI, Aug 28 - The first match of the five-match Friendship Trophy Series match between Assam and Surjo Torun Club of Bangladesh ended in a draw at the ACA Stadium in Barsapara here yesterday. The next match will be played on August 30.
However, Assam took a massive 163-run lead in the match as in reply to Assam’s 325 for seven declared, the visiting team were all out for 162.
Brief scores: Assam 1st Innings 325 for 7 decl (Sarupam Purkayastha 120 n.o., Riyan Parag 42, Sib Shankar Roy 39, Jitumoni Kalita 36, Abu Nechim Ahmed 32; Kamran Haque Hafuz 2/38, Mohai Minul Khan 2/68). Surjo Torun Club (Bangladesh) 162 (Mohai Minul Khan 53, Mukhtar Ali 34, Mustafa Al Maruf 30; Arup Das 3/20, Abu Nechim Ahmed 2/41, Pritom Das 3/31, Jitu Moni Kalita 2/31).