Taltala Ekata Sangha won the CAB-organised second division cricket league, defeating Burnpur United by two wickets at the Eden Gardens on Tuesday. With this victory, Taltala ES earned a promotion to the first division next season.
Suraj Kumar Gond shined for the winning side with an all-round show (four for 75 and 67 n.o.) to guide his side home.
The scores:Burnpur United 222 in 67.4 overs (Aamir Khan 62, Ritam Dey 56 n.o., Suraj Kumar Gond four for 75) lost to Taltala ES 224 for eight in 83 overs (Suraj Gond 67 n.o., Rajesh Patel four for 78) by two wickets.