Agartala: Paras Dogra smashed an unbeaten 204 while skipper Bipul Sharma struck an unconquered 119 to help Himachal Pradesh pile up a massive 535 for five declared in their first innings on the second day of a Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match, here on Friday.
Coming on to bat at the overnight score of 106, Dogra found an able partner in his captain Sharma. The duo shared quickfire 218 runs off 165 just balls for the unconquered sixth wicket after Rishi Dhawan (65) added just one runs to his last night's score.
Dogra's runs came off 282 balls with the help of 19 boundaries and four huge hits over the fence, while Sharma faced 136 deliveries during his century knock and hit 13 fours and three sixes in the process.
Manisankar Murasingh (2/118) picked up two wickets for the home team.
In reply, Tripura were 143 for two in 42 overs in their first innings.
Opener Bishal Ghosh was batting on 81, while giving him company was Rakesh Solanki on 42.
Rishi Dhawan (2/40) picked up both the wickets for Himachal.
Himachal Pradesh 1st innings: 535 for five decl in 136 overs (Paras Dogra 204 not out, Bipul Sharma 119 not out; Manisankar Murasingh 2/118).
Tripura 1st innings: 143 for two in 42 overs (Bishal Ghosh 81 not out, Rakesh Solanki 42 not out; Rishi Dhawan 2/40).