Shuhel star in City’s win
GUWAHATI, April 29: An allround performance from Shuhel Rehman helped City Cricket Club to register a comfortable win against Santipur Athletic club in the ongoing Bhupen Chandra Memorial GSA ‘A’ Division Cricket League match held at the Nehru stadium here today. Sahil (69) scored half century and also picked up two wickets in the match. Riding on his performance, City cricket Club, who needed 148 runs to win, easily chased the target losing seven wickets in 30.2 overs.
Elected to bat first Santipur Athleticsa Club managed to score 147 runs for the loss of nine wickets in their stipulated 35 overs. Mantu Razak (39) was the top scorer for the team while Chiranji Paul added 22 runs on the board. Shuhel Rehman and Chandradeep Das picked up two wickets each. In reply City Cricket Club chased the target losing seven wickets. Shuhel Rehman single handedly turned the table for his team scoring 69 runs (65 balls) with the help of 11 boundaries. Mantu Razak bagged three wickets for 35 runs and Tauhid Ali Talukdar scalped two wickets for 19.
Brief score: Santipur Athletics Club 147–9 (35 overs), Mantu Razak 39, Chiranji Paul 22, Shuhel Rehman 2–21, Chandradeep Das 2–12. City Cricket Club 147–7 (30.2 overs), Shuhel Rehman 69, Mantu Razak 3–35, Tauhid Ali Talukdar 2–19.
Today’s match: Favourite Club vs River Rine Club.
Source: The Sentinel