GUWAHATI, Nov 8 – With three consecutive victories, Assam qualified to play in the national level of the Senior Women Inter State One-day Cricket Championship.In the third match of the East Zone championship at NF Railway Stadium, Maligaon today, Assam trounced Tripura by seven wickets.
Tripura were all out for 106 in 47.2 over and in reply Assam girls cracked 107 losing three wickets in 37.1 overs.
Opener Sapna Choudhury top scored with 55 for Assam while Ritu Dhrub remained unbeaten with 21.
For Tripura, RR Saha (28), RH Das (25), RK Debbarma (20) were the notable contributors.
Tripura: MB Debnath run out 0, RG Chakraborty c Anita Lod b Monikha Das 25, RH Das c Anita Lod b Monikha Das 1, IM Jamatia c Sapna Choudhu b Lalita Sharm 0, SS Roy b Lalita Sharm 1, RR Saha c Mahuya Sarkar b Reema Mal 28, AB Das c Monikha Das b Anita Lod 13, R Kdebbarma c Ritu Dhrub b Anita Lod 20, PA Acharjee lbw b Reema Mal 6, MR Dey c Reema Mal b Anita Lod 1, SB Sinha not out 4. Extras: (5wd, 0b, 2lb) 7. Total: (for 10 off 47.2 overs) 106. Bowling: Monikha Das 10-8-6-2, Ritu Dhrub 4-2-10-0, Genevie Pando 4-2-8-0, Lalita Sharma 9-1-24-2, Reema Malhotra 11.2-2-26-2, Neeta Kumbang 3-0 -8-0, Anita Lodhi 6-0-22-3.
Assam: Sapna Choudhury c SS Roy b MR Dey 55, Nisha Sharma c SS Roy b S Sinha 14, Anita Lodhi run out 2, Ritu Ajit Dhrub not out 21, Lalita Atmaram Sharma not out 9. Extras: (5 wd, 1b, 0 lb) 6. Total: (for 3 off 37.1 overs) 107. Bowling: PA Acharjee 3-0-15-0, RG Chakraborty 8-1-25-0, R Kdebbarma 3-0-16-0, SB Sinha 9-4-16-1, AB Das 5-0-9-0, MR Dey 7.1-1-19-1, SS Roy 2-0-6-0.
Bengal win: In the other match at Assam Cricket Association stadium at Barsapara, Bengal defeated Jharkhand by six wickets. Chasing a modest target of 126 set by Jharkhandin after batting first, Bengal got the required runs in 39.2 overs losing four wickets.
Brief scores: Jharkhand: 125 (MD Murmu 27, NR Fatma 16, T Bera 2/15, PA Roy 2/34). Bengal 126/4 (PA Roy 57 n.o, Paramita Roy 31, AS Ghosh 16, KJ Roy 2/33).