Prince shines in Aurobinda Memorial U-15 cricket
Sportslogon Team April 10th 2017
Bhubaneswar : Riding on a 97-ball 102 runs innings by Prince Sanket Behera and 36-ball unbeaten 90 by Bitu Saha helped Rising Student to win over Solar Club by huge 229 runs in the Aurobinda Memorial All Odisha Cricket Under-15 Tournament at Paramount Sporting Ground here on Monday.
Winning the toss Rising elected to bat first, opener Prince was smashed first century of the tournament which studded with 11 boundaries and one six. Middle-order batsmen Bitu and Biswajit Patra were cemented the innings by scoring 90 and 60 runs respectively, while Bitu remain till the end and ensured the team to gather a mammoth 346 for 7 in allotted 40 overs.
In reply, Solar Club was bowled out for 117 in 26 overs with Binayak Sahoo scored 57 runs. Biswajit Patra of the Rising Student caused maximum damage by picking four wickets , while Bitu and Aditya Nayak pocketed two wickets each. Prince of the winning team bagged the man of the match award.
Brief Score: Rising Student 346/7 in 40 overs (Prince Sanket Behera 102, Bitu Saha 90 n.o; Biswajit Patra 60) beat Solar Club 117/10 in 26 overs (Binayak Sahoo 57, Biswajit Patra 4/23, Bitu Saha 2/25, Aditya Nayak 2/24) by 229 runs.
This news was added and updated on : April 10th 2017