Odisha U-23 women post 1st win

Cuttack, Mar 20, 2018 (Team OCA): 

Odisha beat Tripura by five wickets to register their first win in the East Zone Under-23 Women T20 League at Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati today. Sangeeta Khadia was instrumental in the Odisha win, bagging four wickets for seven runs.

Put into bat by Odisha skipper Anjali Singh, Tripura were restricted to 90 for nine in the stipulated overs. In reply, Odisha rode on a 41-ball 34 by Sasmita Mahalik and an unbeaten 25 by Reemalaxmi Ekka to overhaul target in 18.5 overs, losing five wickets in the process. Odisha will play their fourth and last league match against Jharkhand on March 23.

SCORECARD

TRIPURA: N Debnath (run out) Reemalaxmi 23, Puspa Radha Jamatia b Barasarani 12, J Debnath (run out) Anjali 23, S Chakroborty (run out) Reemalaxmi 5, R Saha b Anjali 2, R Debbarma c Anjali b Sangeeta 11, Suravi Roy c Kuni b Sangeeta 6, Tanusree Saha b Sangeeta 0, M Rabidas (not out) 0, Gangati Tripura b Sangeeta 0, S Sinha (not out) 1; Extras (w-2, b-4, lb-1) 7
Total (9 wickets; 20 overs) 90
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (N Debnath, 7.2 ov), 2-51 (Puspa, 10.3), 3-68 (S Chakroborty, 12.6), 4-69 (J Debnath, 13.2), 5-74 (R Saha, 14.6), 6-89 (R Debbarma, 19.2), 7-89 (Suravi, 19.3), 8-89 (Tanusree, 19.4), 9-89 (Gangati, 19.5)
Bowling: Reemalaxmi Ekka 4-0-8-0, Rajashree Swain 3-0-19-0, D Janaki Reddy 2-0-14-0, Louisa Dash 4-0-18-0, Barasarani Singh 1-0-6-1, Anjali Singh 4-0-13-1, Sangeeta Khadia 2-0-7-4.

ODISHA: Sasmita Mahalik b Sinha 34, Anjali Singh (run out) Chakroborty 0, Silpa Swain (run out) R Debbarma 0, Sangeeta Khadia st J Debnath b Gangati 9, Sumitra Sahoo st J Debnath b Suravi 14, Reemalaxmi Ekka (not out) 25, Barasarani Singh (not out) 3; Extras (w-5, b-1) 6
Total (5 wickets; 18.5 overs) 91
Did not bat: Louisa Dash, Rajashree Swain, Kuni Badara, D Janaki Reddy
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Anjali, 2.3), 2-16 (Silpa, 4.4), 3-42 (Sasmita, 10.6), 4-50 (Sangeeta, 12.5), 5-87 (Sumitra, 18.3)
Bowling: Suravi Roy 3.5-0-6-1, Gangati Tripura 4-0-28-1, N Debnath 3-0-13-0, S Sinha 4-0-24-1, R Debbarma 4-0-19-0.