Ranji champions Saurashtra kicked off their 2021 home season with a three-wicket win over Providers on Day 2 of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Nevertheless, Shikhar Dhawan’s Delhi gained the big-ticket match in opposition to Mumbai, handing the Suryakumar Yadav-led aspect a complete 76-run defeat.
Taking part in on house soil, Mumbai bore Nitish Rana’s onslaught (74 off 37) and Himmat Singh (53 off 32), because the duo powered Delhi to 206 for 4. In reply, Shivam Dube top-scored with a 42-ball 63, however comeback man Ishant Sharma (2 for 16) and Pradeep Sangwan (3 for 20) ensured the 41-time Ranji winners crumbled for 130.
Within the Elite Group D contest in Indore, Providers rode G Rahul Singh’s unbeaten 76 off 40 balls to succeed in 163 for 4. A concerted effort from Saurashtra’s batsmen then noticed them eke out a victory with 5 balls remaining.
The opposite Elite Group E match in Mumbai noticed Haryana’s bowlers – led by leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal – limit Andhra Pradesh to 107 for six earlier than their batsmen romped to a six-wicket win.
Two-time Ranji winners Rajasthan additionally obtained off to a successful begin in Elite Group D. Deepak and Rahul Chahar took three wickets apiece to bundle out Vidarbha for 104, earlier than all-rounder Arjit Gupta smashed an unbeaten 23-ball 41 to take his aspect house with three wickets remaining.
4 Plate matches have been scheduled on Monday (January 11) in Chennai, however one in all them obtained washed out, and two others had overs decreased attributable to rain. The one full match noticed Bihar emerge winners by 18 runs in opposition to Arunachal Pradesh.
Whereas Sikkim and Manipur obtained off to rollicking begins with 10-wicket and six-wicket wins in opposition to Mizoram and Meghalaya, respectively, Nagaland and Chandigarh shared factors with out a ball being bowled.
*Observe: Kerala v Puducherry and Madhya Pradesh v Goa are scheduled at 7 PM IST.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 Day 2 temporary scorecards
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Mumbai v Delhi, Elite Group E in Mumbai
Delhi 206/4 (Nitish Rana 74, Himmat Singh 53, Shams Mulani 2/43, Kruthik Hanagavadi 1/39) beat Mumbai 130 in 18.1 overs (Shivam Dube 63, Sarfaraz Khan 15, Pradeep Sangwan 3/20, Ishant Sharma 2/16) by 76 runs.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Providers v Saurashtra, Elite Group D in Indore
Providers 163/4 (G Rahul 76, Ravi Chauhan 33, Chetan Sakariya 1/19, Jaydev Unadkat 1/31) misplaced to Saurashtra 166 for 7 in 19.1 overs (Chirag Jani 34*, Arpit Vasavada 34, Varun Choudhary 3/39, Pulkit Narang 2/29) by 3 wickets.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Andhra Pradesh v Haryana, Elite Group E in Mumbai
Andhra Pradesh 107/6 (Ricky Bhui 39, Srikar Bharat 23, Jayant Yadav 2/13, Yuzvendra Chahal 2/21) misplaced to Haryana 108/4 in 15.5 overs (Chaitanya 42, Shivam Chauhan 35, Cheepurapalli Stephen 1/13, Girinath Reddy 1/13) by 6 wickets.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Vidarbha v Rajasthan, Elite Group D in Indore
Vidarbha 104 in 19.3 overs (Siddhesh Wath 31, Nachiket Bhute 10, Deepak Chahar 3/10, Rahul Chahar 3/27) misplaced to Rajasthan 106/7 in 14.3 overs (Arjit Gupta 41*, Ankit Lamba, Darshan Nalkande 4/20, Akshay Wakhare 3/33) by 3 wickets.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Bihar v Arunachal Pradesh, Plate in Chennai
Bihar 122 (MD Rahmatullah 24, Sakibul Gani 21, Manav Patil 4/20, Rakesh Kumar 1/16) beat Arunachal Pradesh 104/9 (Nazeeb Saiyed 23, Kumar Nyompu 23, Ashutosh Aman 3/17, Sachin Kumar 3/22) by 18 runs.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Meghalaya v Manipur, Plate in Chennai
Match decreased to 13 overs per aspect attributable to moist outfield.
Meghalaya 62 (Dwaraka Ravi Teja 35, Bishworjit Konthoujam 2/7, Rex Singh 2/7) misplaced to Manipur 66/4 in 12.1 overs (Kshetrimayum Narisingh 33*, Nitesh Sedai 24*, Dippu Sangma 1/13) by 6 wickets.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Mizoram v Sikkim, Plate in Chennai
Match decreased to five over per aspect attributable to moist outfield.
Mizoram 47/3 (KB Pawan 27, Anureet Singh 1/9, Varun Sood 1/16) misplaced to Sikkim 50/0 in 3.4 overs (Anureet Singh 28*, Varun Sood 21*) by 10 wickets.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021: Chandigarh v Nagaland, Plate in Chennai
Match deserted with out the toss being performed.
Printed 11 Jan 2021, 18:33 IST