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Goa register first win defeating Bengal
GCA News Bytes Host Goa registered their first win after two consecutive defeats in the Senior women's one day league in the Elite B group match played at MCC ground, Margao, here today. Shikha Pandey's spell of 5-21 first bundled out Bengal in just 96 runs in 39 overs. Goa achieved the required target in the 35th over with 6 wickets in hand. Sunanda Yetrekar and Shikha Pandey  added unbeaten 54 runs to make Goa's victory more easy. At Panjim Gymkhana ground - Delhi also registered their first win in the tournament with 5 wickets win over Hyderabad. Maharashtra still lead the table with 12 points from 3 matches followed by Hyderabad with 8 points from 3 matches. Goa and Delhi played 3 matches each and collected 4 points while Bengal who has played one match more than them too have 4 points. Brief scores: At MCC ground- Bengal, 96 all out in 39 overs (Tanusree Sarkar 15, Priyanka Roy 40 not out runs. Shikha Pandey 10-4-1-5, Rupali Chavan 9-2-20-2, Sunanda Yetrekar 5-1-12-2, Nikita Malik 4-2-7-1) lost to Goa, 97 for 4 in 36.4 overs (Sanjula Naik 18, Sunanda Yetrekar 29 no., Shikha Pandey 25 no. Runs. Jhulan Goswami 10-2-14-2,Saika Ishaque and Priyanka roy 1 wkt. Each). At Panjim Gymkhana ground- Hyderabad, 62 all out in 43 overs (Sneha More 10, Arundhati Reddy 11 runs. Reema Malhotra 2-12, Mandeep Kaur,Soni Yadav and Neha Chillar 1 wkt. Each) lost to Delhi, 63 for 5 in 25.1 overs (Lalita Kumari 23, Reema Malhutra 15 n.o., Lalita Sharma12 no., runs. M. Shalini 2-8, Arundhati Reddy 2-8, Gouher 1-18).