GUWAHATI, May 15 - Faculty Higher Secondary School and Mother Merry School, Goalpara won their respective matches today in the 13th All Assam Inter School Prize Money Cricket Tournament for the Dhan Sena SinhaTrophy.At the Latasil playground here, Faculty HS School defeated Modern English School by 35 runs while in the second match of the day Goalpara boys outplayed Little Star English School by 120 runs.
Faculty HSS scored 159 for nine in the stipulated 20 overs and bundled out the opponent for 124 in 17.1 overs.
The Goalpara school amassed 181 for six in 20 overs riding on a solid 75 off 54 balls (4x10, 6x2) by Gaurav Thakuria. Later Little Star English School was skittled out for a meagre 61 in 12.4 overs.
Brief scores: Faculty HS School 159/9 (Manikarna Sarma 33, Kumar Kashyap not out 16, Anand Sharma 16, Jitu Ali 3/27, Rahul Mandal 2/20, Vicky Ali 2/43). Modern Eng School 124 (Jitu Ali 55, Rahul Mandal 29, Mridutpal Mahanta 4/15, Kumar Kashyap 3/22).
Mother Merry School 181/6 (Gaurav Thakuria 75, Mohsin Ahmed 39, Sambhav Jain 25, Bishnu Sharma 2/41). Little Star Eng School 61 (Kanhaiya Giri 22, Tikharjyoti Gogoi 3/22, Tanmoy Kalita 2/4, Sahil Khan 2/13).
Today’s matches: Gurukul Grammar Sr Secondary School vs Axom Vidya Mandir; South Point School vs St Loknath Academy.