Vijay Hazare Trophy: Devdhar's Ton Helps Baroda Thrash Karnataka; Odisha Beat Star Studded Delhi

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Pacer Atit Sheth’s four-wicket haul backed up by Kedar Devdhar’s fifth Listing A century helped Baroda rating a convincing seven-wicket win (VJD methodology) over Karnataka of their Elite Group A Vijay Hazare match in Bengaluru on Friday.The opposite two Group A video games noticed Vidarbha trounce Himachal Pradesh by four wickets in Alur whereas Maharashtra obtained the higher of Railways by 7 wickets.

There have been two intently fought affairs in Group B with Odisha going previous Delhi by 9 runs and Andhra defeating Chhattisgarh by 2 wickets in Delhi. Saurashtra, then again, had a a lot simple job chasing a paltry 137 for a win in opposition to Madhya Pradesh by 7 wickets.

Within the Plate Group, Bihar, Uttarakhand and Mizoram scored convincing victories.


Opener Devdhar’s 123 trumped R Samarth’s 102 as Karnataka’s poor run on the Vijay Hazare Trophy continued at Simply Cricket Academy. Bowling first, Sheth struck with simply his second ball of the day eliminating Abhishek Reddy for a duck. Mayank Agarwal and Samarth crafted a 54-run stand for the second wicket earlier than the previous was accounted for by Krunal Pandya for 34. Karun Nair and Samarth then joined forces forging a 64-run partnership however as soon as Nair fell, Karnataka misplaced their method.

Babashafi Pathan and Pandya picked up two wickets every whilst Samarth stroked a measured fourth Listing 100 earlier than being the final man dismissed with Karnataka finally bowled out for 237.

Baroda had no such troubles in chasing the revised goal of 230 with Devdhar and Deepak Hooda (62*) carving a 125-run partnership for the third wicket to take their aspect house in 43.three overs.

Within the different sport, on the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, the Maharastra bowlers produced a medical present to bundle out Railways for 180. Anupam Sanklecha (2 for 16), Samad Fallah (2 for 33), slow-left arm orthodox bowler Satyajeet Bachhav (2 for 38) and off-spinner Shamshuzama Kazi (2 for 33) all picked up two wickets as Railways had been restricted to a below-par complete. Ruturaj Gaikwad (84) and Jay Pande (38) then obtained the chase off to a stable begin including 84 runs for the opening wicket. Ankit Bawne then supplied the ending touches to take Maharashtra house in 41.2 overs.

In the meantime, Ankush Bains’ belligerent 139-ball 173 helped Himachal Pradesh chase down a stiff 298-run goal set by Vidarbha with relative ease. The wicket-keeper smoked 12 fours and 9 sixes throughout his knock and remained unbeaten until the top as HP raced house in 47.5 overs.


Odisha secured their first win of the season over a star-studded Delhi outfit at Palam B Stadium in Delhi. Captain Govinda Poddar (56 off 81), Biplab Samantaray (63 off 81) and Subhransu Senapati (59 not out off 50) all stroked fluent half-centuries to take their aspect to 249 for Eight within the match lowered to 48-overs-a-side. Gautam Gambhir (44) and Rishabh Pant (39) obtained begins however didn’t capitalise. Suboth Bhati (42*) and Navdeep Saini (25) took Delhi to the brink of an unbelievable win with a 66-run last-wicket stand however fell 9 runs brief in the long run to be dismissed for 240 in 48 overs. Papu Roy and Deepak Behera had been the choose of the bowlers for Odisha, taking two wickets every.

Within the different sport at Palam A Stadium, Jaydev Unadkat (four for 23) and Dharmendrasinh Jadeja (three for 33) skittled Madhya Pradesh for 136 in 45.5 overs. Cheteshwar Pujara and Arpit Vasavada then remained unbeaten on 36 and 38 respectively as Saurashtra chased down the goal in 40.three overs.

At Kotla, fifties from Ashwin Hebbar (53), Dwaraka Ravi Teja (53) and Karn Sharma (55 in 29) took Andhra to an exhilarating two-wicket win. Ashutosh Singh’s swashbuckling 110 took Chhattisgarh to 248 for 8. Nevertheless, a late 29-ball 55 from Karn helped Andhra chase down the goal to win on the ultimate ball of the innings.


Leg-spinner Samar Quadri picked up 5 for 22 in 9.5 overs to consign Meghalaya to a 108-run defeat at Moti Bagh Stadium in Vadodara and consolidate their place on the prime of the plate group standings. After Bihar had been restricted to 213 for 9 of their 50 overs, Meghalaya would have harboured hopes of a win. Nevertheless, Quadri spun an online across the batsmen and was backed up effectively by Ashutosh Aman as Meghalaya had been bundled out for 103 in 42.5.

Uttarakhand registered a hat-trick of wins from 4 matches as they brushed apart Manipur by 9 wickets on the GS Patel Stadium in Nadiad. Sunny Rana returned figures of three for 27 whereas Mayank Mishra, Malolan Rangarajan and Shubham Saundiyal picked up two wickets every to bowl out Manipur for 125 in 37.four overs. Uttarakhand hardly broke a sweat within the chase with Arya Saithi (50) and Vineet Saxena (52*) recording half-centuries to take the aspect house in 26.2 overs.

Within the third sport, Taruwar Kohli carried on his spectacular kind with a 113 in 126 balls to assist Mizoram rating 252 for six. Sinan Abdul Khadir then picked up 4 wickets to derail the Sikkim chase and bowl them out for 210 in 47.three overs.

First Revealed: September 26, 2018, 9:45 PM IST


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