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Cuttack-A to face Bhubaneswar-A in Sumit Bose cricket final
Sportslogon Team June 21st 2018


Bhubaneswar : Cuttack-A will face Bhubaneswar-a in the final of the Sumit Bose Under-16 Inter-Districts Cricket Tournament at Sunshine Ground in Cuttack on Friday.

In the semifinal match on Thursday, stupendous eight wickets haul by Ashutosh Nayak and brilliant 86-ball 76 run by Ashutosh Sahoo guided Bhubaneswar-A to enter the final by winning over Malkangiri by 140 runs at Sunshine Ground in Cuttack.

Being invited to bat first, Bhubaneswar was bowled out for 165 in 40.4 overs with Ashutosh Sahoo scored highest 76 runs which studded with six boundaries.Sumit Mishra was the most successful bowler for Malkangiri, picking four wickets for 25, while Ranjeet Mohanty and Subham Nayak pocketed two wickets each.

In reply, it was one man show of Ashutosh Sahoo who was scalped eight wickets for 12 and restricted Malkangiri for 25 in 15.5 overs.

Another semifinal of the day, the misunderstanding among the batsman caused five run outs for Sundargarh and the team bowled out for 119 in 44.1 overs against Cuttack-A. Chasing the achievable target, middle-order batsman Jagyanjit Sahu’s unbeaten 56-ball 48 runs ensure the Cuttack-A to reach the final by scripting a five wickets victory.

Brief Score: Sunshine Ground: Bhubaneswar-A: 165/10 in 40.4 overs (Ashutosh Sahoo 76:Sumit Mishra 4/25, Ranjeet Mohanty 2/21, Subham Naik 2/31) beat Malkangiri25/10 in 15.5 overs (Ashutosh Nayak 8/12) by 140 runs.

Ravenshaw University Ground: Sundargarh 119/10 in 44.1 overs (Subham Sethi 29:Biswajit Mohapatra 2/23, Pratush Das 2/33) lost to Cuttack-A 120/5 in 34.4 overs (Prince Sanket Behera 24, Jagyanjit Sahu 48 n.o: Anurag Senapati 3/22) by 5 wickets. .
This news was added and updated on : June 21st 2018
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