|Abhishek hits ton as Silchar drub Hojai|
GUWAHATI, May 16 - An unbeaten 139 off 70 balls by Abhishek Deb helped Silchar thrash Hojai by a massive margin of 168 runs in the Umananda Bora Memorial U-13 Inter District Cricket Tournament.
Batting first at the NF Railway Stadium in Maligaon, Silchar amassed 221 for the loss of three wickets in 20 overs. Abhishek’s knock was studded with 18 boundaries and seven sixes. In reply, Hojai were skittled out for 53.
At the ACA Stadium in Barsapara, Tinsukia defeated NF Railway by 12 runs while Jorhat trounced Nagaon by 72 runs.
Brief scores: Silchar 221/3 (Abhishek Deb 139 n.o., Anurag Sinha 19, Niloy Deb 16 n.o.). Hojai 53 (Abhishek Deb 4/9, Anurag Sinha 2/0, Ronik Das 2/6).
Tinsukia 111/5 (Prachujya Sonowal 37 n.o., Keshab Deep 28; Ayushman Malakar 3/16). NF Railway 99/6 (Tarun Rao 41, Sameer Basfore 20; Ayush Jaiswal 2/14).
Jorhat 141/6 (Aminullah Khonikor 50, Ankur Gogoi 36, Angsu Pachani 13; Neel Kr Das 2/25). Nagaon 69 (Angsu Pachani 4/3).