Assam rode on Gokul Sharma`s all-round display to continue its fairytale campaign in this year`s Vijay Hazare Trophy as they defeated Kerala by five wickets to enter the final of the domestic ODI championship here on Saturday.
Assam earned three points on the basis of the first innings lead against Kerala after their Ranji Trophy Group C match ended in a dull draw on the fourth and final day here today.
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.
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.
Fresh from their back-to-back wins over Tripura and Jharkhand, Assam start as favourites when they take on Kerala in their Ranji Trophy Group C league match starting on Saturday.
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