Shillong, February 24, 2021(MMP): Shillong Cricket Association A and Tura District Cricket Association A both won their respective matches in the Meghalaya Cricket Association’s Inter-District U-23 Cricket Tournament in Nongpoh and Mendipathar respectively today.
In Zone 1 SCA-A were victorious over East Khasi Hills Cricket Association by an innings and 110 runs, while in Zone 2 TDCA took down East Garo Hills Cricket Association by an innings and 29 runs.
Resuming on 15/5 in their second innings after being made to follow on by SCA-A, EKH were still 185 runs behind their opponents. There was good resistance from Winningstar Khongjoh (28) and Wankitlang Nongpluh (18) but EKH were ultimately dismissed for 90, which was an improvement on their first innings score of 76. Abhishek Kumar was the pick of the bowlers with figures of 5/13 (match figures of 7/22) while Bipin Ray claimed 2/12.