Jharkhand ease pass Services
28th February 2017
Jharkhand beat Services by 7 wickets to register their second win in the Vijay Hazare Trophy here at the Bengal Cricket Academy Ground in Kalyani today.
Riding an unbeaten 102 and 116 by Saurabh Tiwary and Ishank Jaggi respectively, Jharkhand chased down Services’s 276 for 9 in 46.2 overs with 7 wickets remaining.
Shahbaz Nadeem topped the bowling for Jharkhand taking 3 for 52, backed by Rahul Shukla’s 2 for 58.
In the match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata, Ronit More took 4 for 20 to defend Karnataka’s 201, as they beat Saurashtra by 73 runs.
Chasing Karnataka's 201, Saurashtra were bundled at 128 within 36.2 overs. With this Karnataka register their third win in the tournament.
In another match today, at the Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus Ground, Chhattisgarh beat Jammu and Kashmir by 4 runs.
Batting first, Chhattisgarh scored 235 for 9, which they managed to defend by restricting Jammu & Kashmir at 231 in 48.2 overs. Pankaj Rao topped the figures for Chhattisgarh bagging 4 wickets for 35 runs.
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