Ranji Trophy 2012: Himachal Pradesh reach 62 for no loss in reply to Assam's 354

Aakash Chopra was unbeaten on 24 at the end of Day Two on Sunday © AFP

Guwahati: Dec 9, 2012

Himachal Pradesh were 62 for no loss in reply to Assam’s 354 in their Group C Ranji Trophy match on Sunday.

At stumps on the second day, Aakash Chopra was batting on 24 and Varun Sharma was unbeaten on 34 as the visitors negotiated the day’s final phase without losing a wicket.

For the hosts, Pallavkumar top-scored with a 90-run knock, while Amit Sinha made 53.

Tarjinder Singh and J Syed Mohammad contributed 40 and 47 respectively.

Rishi Dhawan was the best Himachal bowler, returning figures of four for 60.

The match is being played at Nehru Stadium.

Brief scores: Assam 354 (P Das 90; Rishi Dhawan 4 for 60) lead Himachal Pradesh 62 for no loss by 292 runs