Home > News >

Ganesh Satish anchors Karnataka to 159/3 at lunch against Rest of India

Ganesh Satish was unbeaten on 71 at lunch on Day Two © PTI (File Photo)
Ganesh Satish was unbeaten on 71 at lunch on Day Two © PTI (File Photo)

Feb 10, 2014

Ganesh Satish’s unbeaten half century has led the way for Karnataka in the Irani Trophy contest against Rest of India (ROI). At lunch on Day Two, the hosts are 159 for three with Satish on 71 not out. Karnataka are only 42 runs behind.

It was a morning that began with Satish lacing the park with a few dazzling strokes. With a typical Younis Khan-like shuffle, he guided the ball through point and gully with ease. There was a lot of control in those shots through the day. He merely opened the face of the bat at the last minute and used the pace of the ball.

Even as he started fluently, KL Rahul was a spectator and did not have much to do on the day. He was then bowled by one that kept low went through his defence. Anureet Singh was the only successful bowler for ROI in the morning.

But, Karnataka’s assault continued as Satish kept playing those dazzling strokes. Even when the bowlers pushed it through on his pads, he glanced it with precision. Manish Pandey was attacking and played with authority. Some of the drives he hit were a combination of power and timing. However, the best shots came when he flicked Anureet through mid-wicket; once even charging to him and flicking him over the top.

While Satish went through to his half-century, Pandey was going strong. His dismissal took place against the run of play as Pankaj Singh pitched it on a good length and had him edging it to the wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik.

Pankaj found a bit of venom as a result and troubled Karun Nair. But Satish ensured they went into lunch without further damage.

Brief scores:

Rest Of India 201 (Dinesh Karthik 91, Amit Mishra 47; R Vinay Kumar 6 for 47, Stuart Binny 3 for 35) lead Karnataka 159 for 3 (Ganesh Satish 71*, Manish Pandey 36; Anureet Singh 1 for 33, Pankaj Singh 1 for 45 ) by 42 runs.

Full Scorecard

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 31, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

India tour of England 2014

Sep 2, 2014 (15:00 IST)   at Birmingham

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Sep 2, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Sep 4, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

India tour of England 2014

Sep 5, 2014 (15:00 IST)   at Leeds

More

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 30, 2014  at Dambulla

SL won by 7 wkts (D/L method)

India tour of England 2014

Aug 30, 2014  at Nottingham

India won by 6 wkts

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 29, 2014  at Harare

South Africa won by 61 runs

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 27, 2014  at Harare

South Africa won by 7 wkts

Bangladesh Tour of West Indies, 2014

Aug 27, 2014  at Basseterre, St Kitts

No result

Photos

Aaron Finch's record 156 vs England in T20I

Videos

Alastair Cook looks ahead to 3rd ODI at Nottingham

Inda tour of England 2014: Ravi Shastri remains unbeaten as manager

Ambati Rayudu has to make every opportunity count if he is to play in ICC World Cup 2015

India vs England 3rd ODI at Trent Bridge: Highlights

Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014 3rd ODI at Dambulla: Highlights

MS Dhoni records most stumpings in international cricket during India-England 3rd ODI at Trent Bridge

Australia Australia and South Africa in Zimbabwe 2014 England England vs India England vs India 2014 India India tour of England 2014 India vs England India vs England 2014 Pakistan South Africa Sri Lanka Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Triangular Series 2014

Michael Clarke, Nathan Lyon set for comeback in Australia-Zimbabwe 4th ODI

Live Scorecard Zimbabwe vs Australia 4th ODI at Harare: Zimbabwe Tri Series 2014

India vs England 2014, 3rd ODI at Nottingham: Statistical Highlights

MS Dhoni surprised by amount of turn in Nottingham pitch

V Venkatram roped in as coach of Jharkhan team for Ranji Trophy 2014

Zimbabwe Triangular Series 2014: Australia vs Zimbabwe 4th ODI key battles

Clive Lloyd: 22 less-recounted facts about the West Indian legend

Inda tour of England 2014: Ravi Shastri remains unbeaten as manager

Statistical review of batsmen with two or more consecutive ducks from ODI debut

Ambati Rayudu has to make every opportunity count if he is to play in ICC World Cup 2015

Fan of the Day

Niharika Shah

Niharika Shah

667 Posts | 6 Fans

10 Most Unbeatable Records in Cricket

Eight killed, 100 injured in Pakistan clashes

Raja Natwarlal actor Paresh Rawal praises co-star Humaima Malik’s homeland Pakistan for its unique cinema!

Salman Khan has planned something with me, says Elli Avram!

Live Scorecard Zimbabwe vs Australia 4th ODI at Harare: Zimbabwe Tri Series 2014

Ebola infected monkeys said to be recovering with ZMapp

This is the only Apple iPhone 6 leak video you should watch ahead of September 9 launch

NGOs pursue education for all

Michael Clarke, Nathan Lyon set for comeback in Australia-Zimbabwe 4th ODI

Beware! sugary drinks may increase risk of cancer and heart disease

Xolo Play 8X-1100 with octa-core processor, 13-megapixel camera launched in India priced at Rs 14,999

Also on cricketcountry.com

Play Fantasy Cricket & Win

Cash Daily! Click here