Sikkim Beats Manipur In Cooch Behar Trophy

December 21: Sikkim’s Under-19 Men’s team has won their match against Manipur, in a four-day Cooch Behar Trophy 2019-20 by an inning and 111 runs. For this victory, Sikkim earned a bonus point and additionally, 7 point(s) for the match. In the league round of the tournament, Sikkim has won 2 matches, earning 13 point(s) […] The post Sikkim Beats Manipur In Cooch Behar Trophy appeared first on The Sikkim Chronicle - Sikkim News.

Sikkim Beats Manipur In Cooch Behar Trophy

December 21: Sikkim’s Under-19 Men’s team has won their match against Manipur, in a four-day Cooch Behar Trophy 2019-20 by an inning and 111 runs. For this victory, Sikkim earned a bonus point and additionally, 7 point(s) for the match. In the league round of the tournament, Sikkim has won 2 matches, earning 13 point(s) in total.

Two batsmen from the Sikkim team scored centuries in their first innings, with Subhojeet Halder scoring 193 runs off 228 balls at a strike rate of 84.65 with 32 fours and 2 sixes and Sankalp Singhai scoring 121 runs off 242 balls at a strike rate of 50.00 with 15 fours.

Sikkim won the toss and choose to field first. In the first innings, Manipur was all out for 114 runs in 36.5 overs. Ingsho Limboo took 3 wickets, Robin Limboo and Sankalp Singhai took 2 wickets each and Bhim Lal Luitel, Rahul Kumar and MD Aadil took 1 wicket each. In its first innings, Sikkim scored 362 runs in 94 overs, giving the opponent a lead of 248 runs but Manipur was restricted by Sikkim bowlers to just 137 runs. The bowlers took Sikkim to this huge win where Robin took 4 wickets, Anwesh and Aadil 2 wickets each, Bhim and Sankalp 1 wicket each.

In the next match, Sikkim will be playing against Nagaland, in Assam on 27th December 2019.

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