Pacers Ankit Rajpoot (5/37) and Imtiaz Ahmed (4/39) wrecked havoc with the new ball to bundle out Madhya Pradesh for 115 and ensure a vital 135 runs first innings lead for Uttar Pradesh on the third and penultimate day of a Group B Ranji Trophy match, on Tuesday.
R P Singh took two wickets in a fine display of seam bowling at the fag end of the opening day after Uttar Pradesh recovered from 138/8 to 212 to take an upperhand against a depleted Bengal in their Ranji Trophy group B league on Saturday.
Pace duo of Aniket Choudhary (4/45) and Deepak Chahar (3/63) shared seven wickets between them as Rajasthan bowled out Uttar Pradesh for 226 on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy Group B match, here today.
Akshdeep Nath scored a quickfire unbeaten 70 while pacer Imtiaz Ahmed shone with a three-wicket haul as Uttar Pradesh defeated Vidarbha by 96 runs in their Vizay Hazare Trophy (Central Zone) match, here today.
Rahul Dewan`s pugnacious knock of 93 and an equally important innings of 65 by Joginder Sharma paved the way for Haryana`s slender lead of 44 runs in their Group B Ranji Trophy match against Uttar Pradesh here on Sunday.