RANJI TROPHY 2017-18
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Unadkat bowled incisive spells through the training course of the match (file photo) © BCCI
Saurashtra became the initially team to sign-up a victory in the initially spherical of the 2017-18 version of the Ranji Trophy, clinically dismantling Haryana to decide on up a bonus-stage victory from their Team B come upon at the Ch Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium, Rohtak on Sunday (Oct 8). The speed-friendly monitor at Lahli was put to very good use by the people, whose initially-innings total of 278 could not be surpassed by Haryana in two attempts.
Possessing been bowled out for 107 on Day 2, the hosts, who had been asked to abide by on, had been diminished to 93 for 6 by the time stumps had been known as. The onus was on overnight 50 percent-centurion – Chaitanya Bishnoi – to stall Saurashtra’s quest for a complete victory, as the hosts would have desired to at the very least make them bat yet again. However, Bishnoi fell early, dismissed by Chirag Jani, who also accounted for Amit Rana to go away Haryana at 108 for 8. A combating 34 by Deepak Puniya saved Saurashtra waiting for a when right before Jaydev Unadkat wrapped up the proceedings shortly soon after the initially hour.
Unadkat concluded with match figures of 6 for 90 when Shaurya Sanandia, who bagged a four-wicket haul in the initially essay, ended with 6 for 62 in the sport. The victory by an innings and 31 operates gained Saurashtra seven details. Their up coming sport is against Jammu & Kashmir on Oct 14 when Haryana have a prolonged crack in advance of their up coming come upon against Jharkhand from Oct 24.
Transient scores: Saurashtra 278 (Prerak Mankad 68, Sheldon Jackson 51 Ashish Hooda 6-61) defeat Haryana 107 (Rahul Tewatia 23 Shaurya Sanandia 4-44, Kushang Patel 3-21, Jaydev Unadkat 3-35) & 140 f/o (Chaitanya Bishnoi 56 Jaydev Unadkat 3-55, Chirag Jani 2-12) by an innings & 31 operates.