Manipur Veteran Cricket Tourney: NAPSA win over YPHU by 91 runs

By Our Sports Reporter
IMPHAL, Feb 13: NAPSA Kha-Imphal posted an emphatic win over YPHU Lalambung by 91 runs in the opening match of the 8th Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament 2020 played at Langthabal Public Ground Thursday. YPHU won the toss and elected to ball first. Man of the match, Bhogen of NAPSA earned the team 68 runs off 35 balls and helped his team set a huge target of 191 for 9 wickets in 20 overs.
NAPSA's Somdenro, Bipin and Mahesh scored 44 (35 balls), 23 (15) and 21(20) respectively while YPHU's Bedamahon, Ibungobi and Boynao scalped 4, 3 and 1 wickets respectively.
YPHU fell short of their target and could score only 100 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs. Hemanta scored highest (51) for YPHU.
Bhogen, Himat and Surjit scalped two wickets each for NAPSA. Tomorrow's matches : Cyclone Thangmeiband vs Ocsar Paona Bazar, LCCC Lilong Chajing vs Model Club Chingamakha.