Chennai: It was a field day for bowlers as H Trilok Nag and Kunwar Bidhuri picked up five wickets and four wickets for Tamil Nadu and Delhi respectively in the Colonel CK Nayudu (Under-23) Elite Group A match at the NPR College Ground in Dindigul.
For Delhi, the hero of the last-year U-19 World Cup final, Manjot Kalra top-scored with 67. However, Trilok Nag’s five-wicket haul helped restrict Delhi for 197. Batting for 20 overs before stumps on Day one, Delhi’s Kunwar Bidhuri bowled a brilliant spell and picked up four wickets to leave Tamilnadu reeling at 39 for 5.
Chennai: Brief scores: Delhi 197 in 69.2 overs (Manjot Kalra 67, Sarthak Ranjan 53, H Trilok Nag 5/26) vs Tamil Nadu 39 for five in 20 overs (Kunwar Bidhuri 4/13)