Bengal virtually through to semis
9th June 2022
Bengal are virtually through to the semifinals with 551-run lead at the end of the fourth day's play as all-rounders Shahbaz Ahamad and Sayan Sekhar Mondal picked up 4 wickets apiece to bundle Jharkhand for 298 today in Ranji trophy quarterfinal match at Bengaluru.
Put to bat again Bengal lost 3 wickets for 76 runs. Manoj Tiwary (12) and Anustup Majumder (22) stayed unbeaten till the end for Bengal.
Chasing Bengal's mammoth 773-run first innings total Jharkhand batting crumbled in front of potent Bengal bowling while Virat Singh fought a lone battle with an unbeaten ton.
Shahbaz and Sayan both have been excellent with bat as well smashing half-centuries during the record-breaking Bengal innings.
CAB MEDIA DESK