A seven-wicket haul from Mohor helped Rajshahi tighten their grip on Chittagong at the end of the second day's play of the Young Tigers U18 National Cricket Competition semifinal at the Shaheed Chandu Stadium in Bogra yesterday.
Rajshahi suffered a batting collapse in their second innings but still managed to stretch their lead to 190 runs with five wickets in hand after
getting a 94-run first innings lead.
At the Shaheed Kamruzzaman Stadium in Rajshahi, Mehedi hit 81 as Khulna took a 109-run first innings lead against Sylhet.
SCORES IN BRIEF
RAJSHAHI: 255-8 in 90 overs and second innings 96-5 in 33 overs (Nazmul Hossain 25; Saif 3-20). CHITTAGONG: First innings 161 all out in
56.4 overs (Suman 34; Mohor 7-55).
SYLHET: First innings 120 all out in 50.3 overs and second innings 136-2 in 41 overs (Moinuddin 48 not out, Masum Ahmed 40 not out). KHULNA: First innings 229 all out in 83.1 overs (Mehedi 81, Adnan Islam 49; Shaker Jr 4-49).