Challenger Trophy Cricket: Brue defeats Universal Youth


Brue Sangnai Mouthou today defeated Universal Youth society in a thrilling encounter by 2 runs in the ongoing Challenger Trophy senior cricket tournament organized by Santirbazar subdivision cricket association.

Due to overnight rain the match has been reduced to 30 over per side as in the morning at Baikhora field Brue Sangnai Mouthou won the toss and elected to bat first. From 30 overs they made 234 runs for the loss of 7 wickets.

Among the batsmen Lakejing Reang made 59 from 52 balls with 8 fours and 3 sixes, Sumit Reang made 56 from 20 balls with 5 fours and 5 sixes while Umesh Reang made 48 from 37 balls with 6 fours and 2 sixes. Among the bowlers Ritham Majumder picked up 3 wickets.

In reply Universal society tried hard but ended on 232 runs. Among the batsmen Bijan Sarkar made 67 while Mithan Majumder made 60. Among the bowlers Ranjit Reang picked up 4 wickets.