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Ranji Trophy, Spherical eight, Day 1: Karnataka in command; Mumbai, Saurashtra struggling

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Wonderful tons from Robin Uthappa and Mayank Agarwal put Karnataka able of power towards Delhi. Twenty wickets fell within the recreation between Bengal and Odisha whereas Mumbai and Saurashtra have been struggling of their respective matches on the finish of day one of many eighth spherical of Ranji Trophy, 2015-sixteen.


Maharashtra vs Assam in Pune

There was no play on the opening day of the conflict between Maharashtra and Assam on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium in Pune on Monday (November 23). Begin of day one of many conflict was delayed because of a moist outfield after in a single day rain, however was ultimately referred to as off as a consequence of dangerous mild. The groups will resume on day two of the 4-day conflict with a clear slate with a lot left to do.

Haryana vs Rajasthan in Rohtak

Rajasthan would have been extraordinarily happy with their determination to subject first towards Haryana in a Group A conflict on the CH Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium in Lahli, Rohtak. Led by Pankaj Singh and Rajat Bhatia, Rajasthan bowled Haryana out for a paltry 112 on day one – a feat that did not took them almost solely two periods. Pankaj returned figures of four for 10, whereas Bhatia had three for forty one. Virender Sehwag, who has been in chic contact this season, prime-scored with 29 with the subsequent-greatest being 23 from Mohit Sharma, who got here in at No.10. Rajasthan ended the day on a excessive after Vineet Saxena, who was unbeaten on 38 took the staff to seventy five for 1, trailing Haryana by a mere 37 when stumps have been drawn. Ashish Hooda picked up Manender Singh for 22 after a gap stand of sixty one.

Temporary scores: Haryana 112 (Virender Sehwag 29, Mohit Sharma 23; Pankaj Singh four-10, Rajat Bhatia three-forty one) lead Rajasthan seventy five for 1 (Manender Singh 22, Vineet Saxena 38*) by 37 runs

Karnataka vs Delhi in Hubli

Elsewhere in Hubli, requested to bat, Robin Uthappa and Mayank Agarwal helped themselves to centuries as Karnataka piled on the runs towards Delhi’s hapless bowling assault on the opening day. One of many highlights for the hosts on a run-crammed day was Uthappa’s disdain for Dhruv Shorey as he smashed him for 32 runs in an over within the second session to deliver up his century. Karnataka had scored a whopping 157 runs within the second session courtesy an outstanding second-wicket undefeated partnership of 231 runs between Uthappa and Mayank, when the groups walked out for tea. Karnataka ultimately ended the day on 358 for three, with Karun Nair (31 not out) and Manish Pandey (31 not out) within the center. Pradeep Sangwan and Navdeep Amarjeet Saini cranked up good speeds to trigger R Samarth and Mayank hassle early on. Surprisingly, nevertheless, Gautam Gambhir gave Sangwan simply 4 overs in his first spell and after Pawan Suyal had an erratic begin and eased the nerves for the guests, Delhi’s early grip started to loosen.

Temporary scores: Karnataka 358 for three (Mayank Agarwal 118, Robin Uthappa 148; Pawan Suyal 2-seventy eight) vs Delhi

Bengal vs Odisha at Kalyani

Opting to bat on the Bengal Cricket Academy Floor, Kalyani, Bengal would have been disenchanted with their batting effort. Barring the 88 from Abhimanyu Easwaran, no different batsman crossed the 20-run mark. That alone is reflection of the maintain that the Odisha bowlers had on Bengal who have been bowled out for 142 in forty seven.three overs. Dhiraj Singh picked up a 5-wicket haul, whereas being ably assisted by Suryakant Pradhan, who had three of Bengal’s prime 4 batmen. However that was just the start. It appeared virtually like Aamir Gani needed to outdo the good work of Dhiraj, as he picked up six wickets for simply 34 runs to assist Bengal with a lead as Odisha have been bowled out for 107 in 29 overs. Solely Arabind Singh charged his method to a fast-hearth 21.

When Bengal got here out of their second essay, they have been a bit extra cautious of their strategy and ensured they reached stumps on the opening day that noticed a lot motion unscathed with 23 for zero.

Temporary scores: Bengal 142 (Abhimanyu Easwaran 88; Dhiraj Singh 5-fifty eight, Suryakant Pradhan three-15) and 23 for no loss (Abhimanyu Easwaran 20*) lead Odisha 107 (Arabind Singh 21, Ranjit Singh 20; Aamir Gani 6-34, Pragyan Ojha 2-25, Anurag Tiwari 2-26) by fifty eight runs


Madhya Pradesh vs Mumbai at Indore

Spinners Jalaj Saxena and Ankit Sharma triggered a dramatic center-order batting collapse which noticed desk-toppers Mumbai reeling at seventy four for six at stumps on Day 1 of their Ranji Trophy match towards Madhya Pradesh. Earlier, electing to bat first at residence, MP huffed and puffed their method to 240 courtesy Harpreet Singh’s affected person half-century and Ishwar Pandey’s 22-ball cameo of 35 on the fag finish of their innings. Ankush Jaiswal was the decide of the bowlers for the guests with figures of four for sixty three.

Temporary scores: Madhya Pradesh 240 (Harpreet Singh fifty nine, Ishwar Pandey 35; Ankush Jaiswal four-sixty three) lead Mumbai seventy four-6 (Jay Bista 27; Jalaj Saxena three-32, Ankit Sharma three-39) by 166 runs

Railways vs Andhra Pradesh at Delhi

Debutant Sneha Kishore and Bandaru Ayyappa ran by means of the Railways batting order, collectively choosing 9 of the ten wickets that fell, to limit the hosts to a meagre 182 of their first essay after Andhra Pradesh elected to area on the Karnail Singh Stadium in Delhi. The seventy seven-run stand for the second wicket between Saurabh Wakaskar and Vairamudi Cheluvaraj steadied the Railways’ innings after the hosts misplaced their opener within the second over. Nevertheless, as soon as the duo fell in fast succession, the remainder of the workforce might barely put one other ninety three runs on the board. Prasanth Kumar led AP’s reply with an unbeaten 29 at stumps, whereas Anureet Singh dismissed opener Srikar Bharath and skipper Mohammad Kaif for naught.

Temporary scores: Railways 182 (Saurabh Wakaskar forty three, Vairamudi Cheluvaraj forty two; Sneha Kishore 5-seventy six, Bandaru Ayyappa four-27) lead Andhra Pradesh sixty two-four (Prasanth Kumar 29 not out; Anureet Singh 2-10) by one hundred twenty runs

Tamil Nadu vs Gujrat at Tirunelveli

Motion on day one of many eighth spherical of the Ranji Trophy encounter between hosts Tamil Nadu and Gujrat was suspended and not using a ball being bowled on account of incessant showers. Whereas Gujrat are positioned second within the desk, behind Mumbai, 22 factors from their six video games, Tamil Nadu function within the backside half, occupying the sixth spot with 17 factors from as many fixtures.

Uttar Pradesh vs Punjab at Kanpur

Half-centuries from Mayank Sidhana (eighty five) and wicket-keeper batsman Gitansh Khera (seventy three not out) helped Punjab to 248 for eight at stumps on Day 1 of their eighth spherical Ranji Trophy encounter towards Uttar Pradesh. Ankit Rajpoot rocked the guests’ innings early as he despatched again each the openers, Manan Vohra and Jiwanjot Singh, in his successive overs after captain Suresh Raina elected to area on the Inexperienced Park Stadium in Kanpur. Yuvraj Singh, the star attraction of the match, lasted 21 deliveries contributing sixteen to Punjab’s complete, whereas Praveen Kumar and Akshdeep Nath picked up two wickets apiece.

Temporary scores: Punjab 248-eight (Mayank Sidhana eighty five, Gitansh Khera seventy three not out; Ankit Rajpoot three-forty five) vs Uttar Pradesh


Jharkhand vs Himachal Pradesh in Ranchi

Shiv Gautam, the Jharkhand opener, registered his first century of the season whereas Saurabh Tiwary additionally did nicely with the bat because the hosts scored in extra of 300 of their Ranji trophy encounter towards Himachal Pradesh. Opting to bat, Jharkhand misplaced Sumit Kumar early, whereas Anand Singh fell after a half-century stand with Gautam. Tiwary then joined Gautam they usually placed on 154 runs for the third wicket to assist Jharkhand pile on the runs. Whereas HP managed to ship again each the batsmen within the latter half of the day, Ishank Jaggi’s unbeaten forty three helped the house staff cross the 300-run mark.

Temporary Scores: Jharkhand 306 for four (Shiv Gautam 122, Saurabh Tiwary seventy nine; Rishi Dhawan 2-sixty seven) vs Himachal Pradesh

Hyderabad vs Tripura in Hyderabad

Hanuma Vihari was unbeaten six in need of a ton and acquired good help from Balachander Anirudh because the third-wicket pair placed on an undefeated 151-run stand to assist Hyderabad to a very good place towards Tripura. Requested to bat first, Hyderabad acquired off to a strong begin because of Tanmay Agarwal and Akshath Reddy, who added 70 runs for the opening wicket earlier than each received out within the 40s. Vihari and Anirudh then received collectively and confirmed good endurance to maintain the Tripura bowlers at bay for the remainder of the opening day.

Temporary Scores: Hyderabad 263 for two (Hanuma Vihari ninety four*, Balachander Anirudh seventy five*; Manisankar Murasingh 1-forty eight) vs Tripura

Jammu Kashmir v Goa in Jammu

Amogh Desai scored a effective hundred whereas Swapnil Asnodkar and Sagun Kamat registered unbeaten half-centuries as Goa began nicely of their Group C encounter towards hosts Jammu Kashmir. Requested to bat first, Desai and Asnodkar offered the visiting aspect an outstanding platform as they placed on a century stand for the opening wicket earlier than Asnodkar retired harm. Kamat and Desai placed on ninety eight runs earlier than Desai fell to Parvez Rasool. Asnodkar returned to the crease after Desai’s dismissal and remained unbeaten together with Kamat on the finish of the day’s play.

Temporary Scores: Goa 263 for 1 (Amogh Desai 106, Swapnil Asnodkar seventy four*, Sagun Kamat fifty seven*; Parvez Rasool 1-eighty five) vs Jammu Kashmir

Kerala vs Saurashtra in Malappuram

VA Jagadeesh was the one batsman to shine from aspect on a day when sixteen wickets fell within the match between Kerala and Saurashtra. Opting to bat, Kerala misplaced wickets at common intervals and regardless of Jagadeesh’s preventing knock of fifty nine, they ended up being bowled out for 166. Dharmendrasinh Jadeja and Vandit Jivrajani have been the celebs with the ball, choosing up 9 wickets between them. In reply, Saurashtra too had a horrible outing with the bat as KS Monish triggered a prime-order collapse whereas Rohan Prem additionally chipped in with a few scalps to scale back the guests to fifty five for six at stumps.

Temporary Scores: Kerala 166 (VA Jagadeesh fifty nine; Dharmendrasinh Jadeja 5-forty four, Vandit Jivrajani four-sixty one) lead Saurashtra fifty five for six (Mohsin Dodia 23; KS Monish four-27, Rohan Prem 2-2) by 111 runs



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