Ranji trophy, Vidarbha vs Punjab: While chasing Vidarbha’s 338 in the first innings Round 3 Ranji Trophy Plate Group match at Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, Nagpur, Punjab’s openers Sanvir Singh and Shubman Gill have smashed unbeaten half-centuries on day 3. Punjab has scored 132 runs without loss and is trailing by 206 runs, with just one day left for the match.
Sanvir Singh scored 56 runs off 127 balls including eight boundaries, while Shubman Gill’s half-century (70) came off 114 balls that included eight boundaries and one six. While bowling in the first innings, Punjab’s Arshdeep Singh and Baltej Singh bagged three wickets each, while Sandeep Sharma and Gurkeerat Singh Mann took 2 and 1 wicket, each, respectively.
Sandeep Sharma dismissed Vidarbha skipper Faiz Fazal (34) and Akshay Wakhare (34), while Baltej Singh dismissed Akshay Kolhar (0), Wasim Jaffer (4) and Akshay Wadkar (8). Likewise, Arshdeep Singh dismissed Mohit Kale (1), Aditya Sarwate (48) and Umesh Yadav (5), while Gurkeerat Singh Mann dismissed Yash Thakur (8). Meanwhile, Ganesh Satish (145) who was playing well was run out by Mayank Markande.
Punjab: Sanvir Singh, Shubman Gill, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Mandeep Singh(c), Anmolpreet Singh, Sharad Lumba, Anmol Malhotra(w), Mayank Markande, Arshdeep Singh, Sandeep Sharma, Baltej Singh
Vidarbha: Faiz Fazal(c), Wasim Jaffer, Ganesh Satish, Mohit Kale, Akshay Wadkar(w), Umesh Yadav, Aditya Sarwate, Akshay Wakhare, Rajneesh Gurbani, Yash Thakur, Akshay Kolhar