Bengal stormed into the Ranji Trophy semi-finals via distinctive feature in their first innings lead over Odisha whilst Karnataka thrashed Jammu and Kashmir to arrange a semi-final date with the previous.
Bengal Ranji will face Karnataka within the Ranji Trophy semi-finals (Courtesy BCCI Home)
- Gujarat had defeated Goa to go into the semis
- Saurashtra additionally entered the semi-finals at the foundation of 1st innings lead over Andhra
- Krishnappa Gowtham took 7 for 54 in opposition to Jammu and Kashmir within the second innings
Bengal stormed into the Ranji Trophy semi-finals via distinctive feature in their first innings lead over Odisha whilst Karnataka thrashed Jammu and Kashmir to arrange a semi-final date with the previous after the general day’s play on Monday.
Resuming on 361/7, Bengal misplaced their last 3 wickets for simply 12 runs within six overs to set Odisha a fantastic 456-run goal.
Odisha had been 39/zero in 10 overs when unhealthy mild stopped play as each the groups agreed upon a stalemate on the DRIEMS School floor.
Bengal certified via distinctive feature in their first innings lead of 82 runs, and can tackle Karnataka within the semi-final ranging from February 29 at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
In the meantime, Karnataka rode Krishnappa Gowtham’s 7/54 to package out Jammu and Kashmir for 163 and qualify for the semis.
Karnataka ended the day at 245/4, main Jammu and Kashmir via 259 runs and on Monday had been all out for 316. Okay.V. Siddharth used to be their top-scorer with 98. It used to be Gowtham’s display then because the off-spinner spun a internet round J&Okay batters.
Within the fourth quarter-final at Ongole, Saurashtra received via distinctive feature in their first innings lead after their tie with Andhra resulted in a draw. Saurashtra had ended the fourth day at 375/9, extending their total result in 658 runs and at the 5th day, they had been all out for 426. Wicketkeeper Okay.S. Bharat used to be on 55 along side Karan Shinde (27 batting) when the groups determined to name the fit a tie.
Saurashtra will tackle Gujarat who had already certified for the semis, at Rajkot from February 29. Gujarat beat Goa and become the primary group to succeed in the semifinals on Sunday.