2ND  November 2017

Ranji Trophy 2017-18 Group B Match

Saurashtra vs Jharkhand

Day Two

 

Ranji Trophy 2017-18 Group B match between Saurashtra vs Jharkhand being played at Madhavrao Scindia Cricket Ground, Race Course, Rajkot.

 

Saurashtra continued their first innings on overnight score of 341 for loss 5 wickets having Cheteshwar Pujara and Chirag Jani not out on 125 and 40. Saurashtra scored 553 runs for loss of 9 wickets, declared, in 161 overs. Cheteshwar Pujara scored 204 runs in 355 balls with 28 fours. Chirag Jani made 108 runs. Shaurya Sanandia scored 27 and remained not out. Ashish Kumar and Varun Aaron took 3 wickets each. Shahbaz Nadeem took 2 wickets.

 

Jharkhand in their first innings scored 52 runs for loss of 2 wickets in 19 overs. Jaydev Unadkat took 2 wickets.

 

Cheteshwar Pujara’s double ton is his 12th double ton in first class cricket and sets domestic record of highest double ton in first class matches. He broke the record of 11 double ton by Vijay Merchant.