Chandigarh, on the strength of their batsmen and bowlers, defeated Manipur 110 in the plate group match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy tournament played at the ITC Cycles Ground here on Wednesday.
This is Chandigarh’s first win in two matches and is at number two with six points, while it is Manipur’s first defeat in two matches.
Batting first, Chandigarh scored 178 for five wickets. Shivam Bhambri scored 56, Ankit Kaushik scored 38 and captain Vohra scored 39 for the team. For Manipur, Vishwajit took the most two wickets. Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Manipur vs Chandigarh Scorecard
Manipur’s team could only manage 68 runs for eight wickets in 20 overs against the target of 179 runs. T Kishan scored the most unbeaten 22 and Kishan Ganga scored 20 not out for the team.
For Chandigarh, Gurinder Singh took three and Bipul Sharma two, while Jaskaran Singh, Mandeep Singh and Gaurav Gambhir took one wicket each.