Elite Tournament: Model Club pull off first win beating Reys
Model Club Singjamei registered their first win, beating Reys Khwai Nagamapal by 35 runs in the 6th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament 2021-22.
ByIFP Sports Correspondent
Updated 11 Jun 2022, 6:01 pm
Model Club Singjamei registered their first win, beating Reys Khwai Nagamapal by 35 runs in the 6th MNCA W Prahlada and W Ramananda Elite Tournament 2021-22 that was played at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium, Luwangsangbam on Saturday.
Model Club have played three matches and managed to bring up their first win on Saturday while for Reys' team, this is their second consecutive loss.
Model Club rode on middle order batsman Langlonyamba Singh who cracked an unbeaten 78 runs from 101 balls and opener Y Karnajit who contributed 35 runs to put up 169 runs for 10 wickets from 38.3 overs. W Somorjit made 15 runs.
Reys bowler Bipin L claimed 3 wickets for 22 runs from his quota of 8 overs while Y Romorio Roy, Robertson Singh L picked up 2 wickets each and Alfred Hmar, Mintu Chandra fetched 1 wickets each.
In reply, Reys Khwai Nagamapal skipper Sjayanta, who opened the innings, made 39 runs while Mintu Chandra got 19 runs. However, as the rest of the batsman failed to deliver on the occasion, they were finally bundled out for 134 runs for 10 wickets from 32.4 overs.
Model bowler W Somorjit was the chief wicket taker, claiming 5 wickets for 24 runs from 6.4 overs while Somorjit Salam got 3 wickets and Dibak Naorem took 2 wickets, scripting the team victory. Later W Somorjit Singh was declared the Man of the Match for his 5 wickets haul and 15 runs.
First published:11 Jun 2022, 6:01 pm
IFP Sports Correspondent
Sports Bureau, Imphal, Manipur