Hosts Madhya Pradesh made a strong comeback running through the Mumbai top-order after being dismissed for a paltry 192 on the first day of the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal, being played at Holkar Stadium.
A fiery spell by speedster Parvinder Awana (5/52) and an equally impressive effort from the seasoned Ashish Nehra (3/61) saw Delhi register their first outright win in this year`s Ranji Trophy beating Baroda by 10 wickets.
Orissa`s lower order put up a fight but it only delayed the inevitable as Mumbai romped home by an innings and 210 runs to garner the entire six points from their Ranji Trophy Elite Division match on Friday.
Having faced the ingominy of back to-back defeats, the Sanjay Bangar-led Railways face an onerous task of trying to stay afloat in Elite Grup as they meet defending champions Rajasthan in a crucial Ranji Trophy encounter at Karnail Singh Stadium on Thursday.
Hrishikesh Kanitkar played a captain`s knock as defending champions Rajasthan reached a commanding 309 for four against hosts Mumbai on the first day of the four-day Elite Group A Ranji Trophy match on Thursday.
Captain Parthiv Patel (100) and Niraj Patel (111 not out) scored centuries each to amass hosts Gujarat to 358 for six against Delhi at stumps on the opening day of their second Group B Ranji Trophy Elite division match on Thursday.
Robin Uthappa scored a blazing century but suffered from cramps as Karnataka finished the first day`s play at 284 for seven against Railways in a Ranji Trophy Elite Group match at the Karnail Singh Stadium.
All-rounder Abhishek Nayar has replaced an injured Prashant Naik in the 15-member Mumbai squad to take on defending champions Rajasthan in the four-day Elite Group A Ranji Trophy match to be held at the Brabourne Stadium from November 10.