Athletic

Youth ODI: Nabil’s ton helps Young Tigers beat India by 113 runs

A brilliant century by Prantik Nawrose Nabil helped touring Young Tigers to beat hosts Indian B team by 113 runs in the Indian three-team Under-19 Cricket Series held in Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Wednesday.

Bangladesh boys batted first after winning the toss and piled up a huge total of 305 runs for 6 in stipulated 50 overs.

Nabil scored a ton making 101 runs off 108 balls hitting 14 boundaries, SM Meherob made a half century scoring an unbeaten 70 runs off 48 balls while Iftakhar Hossain contributed 75=ball 57 runs for the Young Tigers.

Koushal Tambe grabbed two wickets for 43 runs while Gautam took one for 19.

In reply, Indian B team were all out for 192 in 45.3 overs with Koushal Tambe making 42, Fiaz 27 and Gosai 27 runs.

Ariful Islam made major damage in Indian innings claiming four wickets 22 runs while Naimur Rahman Nayan took two wickets for 34 runs.

Source: United News of Bangladesh