Kerala restrict Goa to 163 for 8
A fine bowling spell by medium pacer N Niyas (4 for 33) guided Kerala to restrict Goa to 163 for 8 in 90 overs at the close of the play on the first day of the four day C K Nayadu U- 25 cricket tournament at Bits Pillani ground in South Goa.
At close of play, Siddesh Ramani not out 45 was at the crease.
Kerala, after winning the toss, put Goa into bat and hosts managed to score 163 losing 8 wickets in 90 overs at the close of play on the strength of Siddesh Ramani not out 45, Vidyadhar Kamat 39, Rohit Naik 35 and Darshan Mishal 15.
N Niyas, 4 for 33, and S S Warrier, 2 for 30, were the most succesful bowlers for Kerala.
Score in Brief: Goa; First inning 163 for 8 in 90 overs Siddesh Ramani not out 45, Vidhyadhar Kamat 39, Rohit Naik 35, Darshan Mishal 15. N Niyas 4 for 33, S S Warrier 2 for 22, Saly Vishwanath 1 for 22 and M S Kazepalrambil 1 for 30.