By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 10 : Mujibur and Sanjoy anchored well to help CHAMP register a comfortable 7 wicket win over CYCLONE Thangmeiband in a Group B league match of the 9th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament here at Oriental College and Model Higher Secondary School ground.
Opting to bat first CYCLONE gathered a total of 119 runs for 8 wickets thanks to Rohindro (31), Shyamsunder (25), Lamnganba (10) and Hiramani (10).
Sanjoy of CHAMP wreaked havoc in this innings to finish with a five wicket haul for 11 runs in 4 overs which contained a maiden. His compatriot, Sajan managed another two wickets as Mujibur grabbed one.
In reply, CHAMP lost Geet (12), Tajbanta (6) and Premjit (3) in quick succession but, Mujibur's (40 off 55 balls) sensible batting and Sanjoy's quickfire 51 (21 balls) steered CHAMP to 124 within 17.3 overs for the first win.
Ronel, Robindro and Iqbal of CYCLONE were the wicket takers in this innings.
Sanjoy who enjoyed a fifer and hit a half century was adjudged man of the match.
OSCAR will play NAPSA in the next Group B league match tomorrow.