Duleep Trophy 2014-15 final: Robin Bist completes half-century


Nov 1, 2014

Robin Bist reached his half-century on the fourth day on the the ongoing Duleep Trophy final between Central Zone and South Zone, being played at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi. This is Bist’s second fifty of the match, after he scored 79 runs out of Central Zone’s 276 runs in the first innings.

Central Zone resumed on the fourth day from their overnight score of 214 for the loss of four wickets, with Bist and Mahesh Rawat walking to the crease. Mahesh Rawat faced the first over of the day bowled by skipper R Vinay Kumar, sending the fourth delivery for a boundary towards the square leg boundary. The second over was a wicket-maiden bowled by Pragyan Ojha, who did the damage in the 66th over when he removes Mahesh Rawat for 16.

Central Zone finished at a score of 214 for the loss of four wickets at the end of play on Day Three. Robin Bist and Mahesh Rawat were unbeaten on scores of 26 and 11 respectively when the umpires took the bails off to call for stumps. Shreyas Gopal took two wickets for South Zone, conceding 43 runs in the process, while Pragyan Ojha and skipper Vinay Kumar took the other wickets, giving away 52 and 56 runs respectively.

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