After registering two consecutive wins with bonus points, the Madhya Pradesh team is on top of Group D with 14 points. The team also defeated Jammu and Kashmir by an inning and 17 runs in their first match. Madhya Pradesh started the day with 289 runs for seven wickets and their innings were reduced to 309 runs. For Chandigarh, Sandeep Sharma took three wickets for 93 runs while Hartejaswi Kapoor took two wickets for 64 runs.
In response, the Chandigarh team was reduced to just 24 overs in the first innings. Opener Arslan Khan was the top scorer scoring 34 runs in 58 balls. Kartikeya took six wickets for 20 runs.
In the second innings as well, the Chandigarh team could last only 44.3 overs in front of the sharp bowling of Kartikeya (4/44) and Saransh Jain (5/37). In the second innings, Ankit Kaushik was the top scorer for Chandigarh scoring 69 runs.
In Nagpur, Tripura has taken a 26-run lead over former champions Tripura with 290 runs for seven wickets in the first innings. Vidarbha scored 264 runs in the first innings. For Tripura, Sudip Chatterjee scored 83, Wriddhiman Saha scored 66 and Vishal Ghosh scored 48 runs. In another Group D match at Ahmedabad, Gujarat consolidated their position by scoring 85 for three in the second innings after forcing Jammu and Kashmir to follow on after being bundled out for 135 in the first innings…
The Jammu and Kashmir team is still 89 runs behind Gujarat’s score of 307 runs. The Jammu and Kashmir team was bundled out for 135 runs in 43.5 overs in the first innings. Only Fazil Rashid (51 not out) was able to bat on behalf of the team. For Gujarat, Siddharth Desai took six for 38 while Hardik Patel took two wickets for 34 runs. In the second innings also all three wickets went to Desai’s account.