Ranji Trophy 2012: Assam have edge against Kerala

Assam closed in on Kerala`s first-innings total of 264 after off-spinner Arlen Konwar shone with a five-wicket haul in their Group C Ranji Trophy match here on Sunday.

Kerala 211/5 against Assam on Day 1

Off-spinner Arlen Konwar scalped three wickets to keep Assam in the hunt after hosts Kerala ended the opening day at 211 for five in their Ranji Trophy Group C match here on Saturday.

Konwar`s six-wicket haul restricts Jharkhand to 174

Arlen Konwar shone with the ball with a six-wicket haul as Assam bundled out Jharkhand for 174 after scoring 179 in their first innings on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group C match, here on Saturday.