CB Trophy: Odisha restrict Delhi to 244

Cuttack, Jan 02, 2018 (Team OCA): 

Impressive bowling performance by Krishna Palai and Ayaskant Sahu helped host Odisha restrict Delhi to 244 in the first innings of their Cooch Behar Trophy U-19 Group-A league match at Barabati Stadium here today. In reply, Odisha were 38 for two at stumps on the opening day with Kunal Mallick batting on three.

Opting to bat, Delhi reached 233 for four before a dramatic collapse saw them losing their last six wickets for 11 runs. Sanat Sangwan and Vaibhav Kandpal scored a century and half-century respectively for the visitors. Krishna Palai was most successful Odisha bowler, bagging five wickets for 33 runs, while Ayaskant Sahu picked up four for 64. However, Odisha ended the day with setbacks as openers Swastik Samal and Binit Mohanty got out the in space of five balls.


DELHI(1st innings): Sanat Sangwan c Majhi b Palai 121, Anuj Rawat lbw A Sahu 21, Priyansh Arya c Samal b Majhi 11, Ayush Badoni lbw A Sahu 18, Mayank Rawat ct & b A Sahu 6, Vaibhav Kandpal c Mallick b Palai 50, Gulzar Singh Sandhu b A Sahu 1, Harsh Tyagi c Majhi b Palai 1, Hrithik Shokeen (not out) 2, Nikhil Kumar c Samal b Palai 3, Lovnish Singh b Palai 0; Extras (nb-1, w-4, b-4, lb-1) 10
Total (All out; 70.4 overs) 244
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (A Rawat, 2.5 ov), 2-43 (Arya, 6.2), 3-89 (Badoni, 17.4), 4-109 (M Rawat, 21.6), 5-233 (Sangwan, 58.6), 6-238 (Sandhu, 61.5), 7-238 (Kandpal, 62.5), 8-239 (Tyagi, 64.3), 9-244 (N Kumar, 70.1), 10-244 (L Singh, 70.4).
Bowling: Ayaskant Sahu 20-6-64-4, Shibasish Sahoo 6-0-33-0, Shekhar Majhi 12-2-43-1, Sisir K Behera 12-4-38-0, Krishna Palai 13.4-2-33-5, Somen Chand 7-1-28-0.
ODISHA (1st innings): Swastik Samal lbw L Singh 35, Binit Mohanty c A Rawat b N Kumar 2, Kunal Mallick (batting) 3; Extras (w-1) 1
Total(2 wickets; 14.3 overs)38
Fall of wickets:1-38 (Samal, 13.5 ov), 2-38 (B Mohanty, 14.3)
Bowling: Lovnish Singh 3-0-25-1, Nikhil Kumar 6.3-2-10-1, Harsh Tyagi 5-2-3-0.