Duleep Trophy: South Zone bundle out East Zone for 84

Oct 23, 2014

South Zone managed to bowl East Zone out for 84 on a green wicket at Lahli, Rohtak. Earlier in the day, South Zone were bowled out for 264. Despite a good start with Robin Uthappa putting up 120 while opening the batting, South could not take home the advantage.

The nature of the track was evident when they came on to bat and East were blown away. They did not have a good start as Nataraj Behara was retired hurt. The highest score in the innings was 17 as two batsmen got it. Pragyan Ojha took three wickets. Stuart Binny also used the conditions to good effect.

Brief scores:

South Zone 264 (Robin Uthappa 120, Karun Nair 32; Laxmi Ratan Shukla 4 for 44) vs East Zone 84 (Stuart Binny 4 for 24, Pragyan Ojha 3 for 9) lead by 180 runs.