GUWAHATI, May 28 – River Rine Cricket Coaching Centre will take on Gauhati Town Club Cricket Academy in the final of the All India U-17 Cricket Tournament for the Ana Matin Trophy. In two semifinals played at the Judges’ Field here today, River Rine defeated Noonmati Cricket Academy by seven wickets while Town boys outplayed Dimapur Cricket Academy by eight wickets.
In the first semifinal, Noonmati AC was bundled out for 78 in 19.2 overs and later River Rine CCC smacked up 80 losing three wickets. Dimapur CA scored 109 for eight in the stipulated 20 overs, but the total was not enough to defend as the Town boys reached the target in 17.3 overs for two.
The finals of both U-14 and U-17 will be played tomorrow.
Brief scores: Noonmati 78 (Roshan Jha 19, Rohit Sharma 3/12, Joydeep Baruah 3/14). River Rine 80/3 (Rohit Sharma 23, Biplab Saikia 23, Subhankar Chakravorty 2/16). Dimapur 109/8 (Dipak Chetri 36, Hadayet Ullah 23, Abirudh Bhatta 2/16). GTC 110/2 (Niraj Sarma 54, Shubham Dey 26).
Today’s finals: (U-14) City CCC vs Dimapur CA; (U-17) GTC CA vs River Rine CCC.