Wriddhiman Saha Shines as West Bengal Crush Jharkhand

Wriddhiman Saha hit an aggressive 84 to help Bengal defeat Jharkhand by 163 runs in their east zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Updated: November 11, 2014 18:08 IST
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Kolkata: Wriddhiman Saha showed his prowess with the willow as his unbeaten 69-ball-84 was key to Bengal's crushing 163-run win in the east zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here on Tuesday. (Also read: Rajasthan bowled out for record 35 by Railways)

With two comprehensive wins from two games, Bengal are all but through to the knock-out rounds.

Batting first at the JU (Salt Lake ground), Bengal scored 310 for three in 50 overs as Wriddhiman along with Bengal captain Laxmi Ratan Shukla added 85 runs in the last five overs. In reply, Jharkand were bowled out for 147 in 31 overs with Ashoke Dinda taking five for 29 in seven overs.

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