LCCC ease to 131-run victory over Model Club in Veteran Cricket

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 4 : LCCC-Lilong Chajing cruised to a huge 131-run victory over Model Club for the second win in Veteran Cricket Tournament Group B competition today at Luker Ground, Imphal West.
LCCC rode on S Rakesh's 55-ball 73 and valuable contributions from L Krishna (24) and N Sanjit (22) to post a total of 180 runs for all wickets down in 29.5 overs and skittled out Model Club for a paltry total of 49 runs in just 17.4 overs thanks to Ashok's four wicket haul (4/9 in 4 overs).
Bobin of Model Club enjoyed a four wicket haul (4/34 in 4.5 overs) in LCCC's innings which also saw Th Iboyaima and Chaoba claiming two wickets each.
In reply, both the openers of Model Club were dismissed for ducks before other batters fell cheaply in quick succession  as Ashok of LCCC wreaked havoc and Y Jillangamba added teeth to the bowling attack by claiming two wickets.
l Krishna, Akbar and S Rakesh also picked up a wicket each. Eventually, S Rakesh who shone with the bat and claimed a wicket was adjudged man of the match.