West Bengal thrashed Odisha by 159 runs in the U-19 Vinoo Mankad Trophy East Zone League Tournament at Ranchi today.
Electing to bat first, the Bengal batsmen Nishant Dave (167 not out), Abhijit Singh (112) and Abhimanyu (42 not out) flayed the Odisha bowlers as they put up a massive total of 336 for 1 in the allotted 50 overs.
Debendra Pradhan was the only successful bowler claiming one wicket.
In reply, the Odisha batsmen performed meekly as they were folded out for 177.
Barring Biswajit Bhuyan (43) and D Pradhan (47), the remaining batsmen went out cheaply.