Nilay Dutta Inter-University Cricket meet beginsFebruary 15, 2022
Tezpur University and Dibrugarh University won their respective matches on the opening day of the Nilay Dutta Inter-University Cricket Tournament held at Tezpur and Jorhat respectively. Tezpur defeated Bodoland University and Dibrugarh won against Assam Agricultural University.
Earlier Professor Vinod Kumar Jain, Vice-Chancellor, Tezpur University, Bhupesh Chandra Das, Deputy Commissioner, Sonitpur and Devajit Saikia, Secretary, Assam Cricket Association attended the opening function held at Tezpur. At Jorhat, the opening function was graced by Bidyut Chandan Deka, Vice-Chancellor, Assam Agricultural University, MP of Rajya Sabha Kamakhya Prasad Tasa and Vice President of Assam Cricket Association Porikshit Dutta. Altogether nine teams are participating in the tournament.
Brief scores: Tezpur University Vs Bodoland University (Venue Tezpur University Ground): Tezpur University 181/4 ( 20 overs), Arindom Paraswar 72, Akash Prasad 40, Rohit Agarwal 2-27, Bodoland University 56 (12.5 overs), Partha Protim Dutta 4-6, Sashankar Sutradhar 2-6.
Dibrugarh University Vs Assam Agricultural University (Venue Assam Agricultural University Ground, Jorhat): Dibrugarh University 137/8 (20 overs), Gunjanjyoti Deka 42, Protyush Bora 37, Arpan Buragohain 2-25; Assam Agricultural University 109 ( 20 overs)- Jyotish Gogoi 28, Rupak Jena 25. Gunjanjyoti Deka 2-23, Hemanta Taye 2-18.