Saturday, February 16, 2013
U18 National Cricket
Rohan leads Ctg to glory
Chittagong Division emerged as champions in the Young Tigers U18 National Cricket Competition as they beat Khulna Division by 37 runs on the third and final day of the final match at the Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium in Rajshahi yesterday.
Ashfaq Ahmed Rohan scripted the victory for Chittagong by taking ten wickets in the match. After claiming six wickets and making a valuable 43 runs in the second innings, Rohan took four wickets in the second innings as Khulna were all out for 197 runs in reply to a winning target of 235.
Omar Faruk captured three wickets for Chittagong while Mehedi Hasan scored highest 42 runs for Khulna in the second innings.
Earlier Chittagong could manage a 234-run overall lead as they were bundled out for 138 runs after resuming the day on 71 for three.
SCORES IN BRIEF
: First innings 271 and Second innings 138 all out in 58.4 overs (Rohan 43, Tanzid 34, Prosenjit 23, extras 12; Mustafizur 3-23, Mehedi 2-35, Noman 3-36)
: First innings 175 all out and Second innings 197 all out in 49.3 overs (Sahjalal 24, Adnan 37, Mehedi 42, Noman 20, extras 11; Faruk 3-31, Rohan 4-38).
Result: Chittagong Division won by 37 runs.
Player-of-the-match: Ashfaq Ahmed Rohan