Tripura senior cricket team made a losing start today in the ongoing National Women T20 cricket tournament.
In the opening match at M A Chidambaram Tamil Nadu defeated Tripura by 31 runs. Batting first Tamil Nadu made 120/7 from their stipulated 20 overs.
Among the batsmen Nethra L made 40, Niranjana Nagarajan made 35 while Vilasani V made 28.
Among the Tripura bowlers Suravi Roy picked up 2 wickets. Chasing 121 runs to win Tripura women team made only 89/8 from 20 overs.
Among the batsmen Mouchaity Debnath made 20 while Shiuli Chakraborty made 19. Among the Tamil Nadu bowlers Nethra L picked up 4 wickets. Tamil Nadu won the match by 31 runs.