Sagolband United outshone SDC Samurou by 6 wickets in the 8th MNCA Plate Tournament 2023-24 played at Moijing Public Ground, Thoubal.
SDC had a worrisome start but Lennin Singh tried to stabilise it by hitting 35 runs while Donny got 15 runs and Deepak made 22 runs, to put up 155 runs for 7 wickets from 40 overs.
SU bowlers failed to make an impact but I. Robin was the most successful taking 2 wickets.
In reply, Sagolband United managed to surpass the target riding on I. Robin who made an unbeaten 44 runs along with Ksh Vikram on 14 runs, in 25.2 overs for 4 wickets; SDC bowler Donny got 2 wickets.
Sagolband United player I Robin was the Man of the Match for his 44 runs and 2 wickets.
In the other match, PSC Khuyathong beat CDCC Sagolband by 1 wicket at Dhobi Lampak, Kongba Khunou.
CDCC made 155 runs for 10 wickets from 29 overs with opener Priyojit making 40 runs while Monish got 34 runs. PSC bowler Gautam was the most lethal, bagging 7 wickets for 16 runs from 7 overs and claimed the Man of the Match.
PSC opener Sagarjit with 24 runs and skipper Prasantajit with 36 runs made a solid foundation to reach the target in 33.1 overs for 9 wickets; CDCC bowler Jodiba claimed 4 wickets while Khurshid got 3 wickets.
KIYC Kshetrigao was awarded points as RRCC failed to report for the match which was to be played at Public Ground Khangabok, Cherapur.
IBSA Yumnam Leikai posted 9 wickets win over YAC Yaiskul played at Lairenjam Public Ground. YAC made 97 runs for 10 wickets from 27.5 overs while in reply, IBSA surpassed the target in 18.3 overs for the loss of 1 wicket. IBSA bowler Bhumendro fetched the Man of the Match for his 4 wickets.