OST Sports Bureau
Silchar (Assam), Dec 9:
Odisha earned three points on the basis of their first innings lead against hosts Assam on the third and final day of the U-16 Vijay Merchant Trophy which ended at Silchar on Monday.
In reply to the visitors’ first innings score of 353, Assam resumed their overnight first innings score at 86 for 6 and added 31 runs before being all out at 117.
For Odisha, SS Sabat was the most successful bowler with 5 for 28.
After being asked to follow on, Assam lost two wickets quickly. However, Abhisek Thakuri (57) and Deepak Singh (25) managed to hang on till the close of play with the score at 106 for 2.
For Odisha, Subham Nayak and HP Rathor claimed one wicket each.
Brief scores: Odisha 1st Innings-353; Assam 1st innings 117 and 106 for 2 in 2nd innings.