U-19 cricket: Tamil Nadu secures innings win over Goa
Left-arm spinners P Vignesh (5/75) and B Aaditya (5/85) bagged five wickets each as Tamil Nadu defeated Goa by an innings and 49 runs, on the final day of the Cooch Behar Trophy (Men’s Under-19) Elite Group C four-day match at the Lalbhai Contractor Stadium in Surat on Thursday.
Behind by 204 runs at the start of the day with eight second innings wickets left in the bank, Goa was bowled out for 259. On Wednesday, skipper M Boopathi Vaishna Kumar (169) and A Badrinath (145 not out) had piled more misery on Goa as Tamil Nadu had declared its first innings at 559 for 4.
BRIEF SCORES: Goa 251 & 259 in 81.2 overs (Kaushal Hattangadi 59, P Vignesh 5/75, B Aaditya 5/85) lost to Tamil Nadu 559/4 decl. in 125.4 overs (SR Athish 115, B Sachin 102, A Badrinath 145*, M Boopathi Vaishna Kumar 169); Points: TN 7(8); Goa 0(0)