Jagdeesh V. A had scored 127 against Tripura CA in the previous game © Getty Images (Representational picture)

Bangalore: Jul 23, 2013

Jagadeesh V.A. struck his second consecutive century (101) while Nikilesh Surendran slammed 93 as Kerala CA notched up 304 for three in 98 overs in their first innings against KSCA President’s XI on the first day of their Safi Darashah All-India cricket tournament match here Tuesday.

Jagadeesh, whose knock of 127 in the previous game had helped Kerala beat Tripura CA by 10 wickets, continued his good form to put his team in strong position against the hosts.

Elsewhere, K.L. Rahul (162) and Ganesh Satish (91) put on 197 for the second wicket as KSCA XI made 334 for three in 86.1 overs against Goa CA in the first innings.

An unbeaten 100 by Vishal Singh saw Jharkhand CA making 243 for five in 90.2 overs against Rajasthan CA while Abhishek Reddy stroked his way to 105 as KSCA Colts ended the first day on 253 for six in 92.4 overs against Saurashtra CA.

Govind Podder’s 100 saved Odisha CA the blushes as they were shot out for 194 in 71.4 overs and Haryana replied with 68 for two by stumps.

Brief scores:

Cricket Association of Bengal 270 for 7 in 87.2 overs (Sudip Chatterjee 39, Sandipan Das 91, Savansekar Monpal 31, Banti Roy 2-35, Vicky Saha 2-47) vs Tripura CA.

KSCA XI 334 for 3 in 86.1 overs (K.L. Rahul 162, Ganesh Satish 91, Sayyed Baddiuzzamma 3-39) vs Goa CA.

Jharkhand CA 243 for 5 in 90.2 overs (Vishal Singh 100 batting, Saurabh Tiwari 79, Vivek Yadav 2-56) vs Rajasthan CA.

KSCA Colts 253 for 6 in 92.4 overs (Abhsiehk Reddy 105, K.V. Siddharth 81, Sanjay Jayesh Odedara 3-35, Dharmendra Jadeja 2-48) vs Saurashtra CA.

Orissa CA 194 all out in 71.4 overs (Govind Podder 100, Rahul Tewatia 4-51, Ashish Hodda 3-35) vs Haryana CA 68 for 2 in 22 overs (Abhimanyu 31 batting, Alok Mangaraj 2-23).

Kerala CA 304 for 3 in 98 overs (Jagadeesh 101, Nikhilesh Surendran 93, Rohan Prem 53) vs KSCA President’s XI.

At Mysore:

KSCA Secretary’s XI 138 for 1 in 47 overs (Mayank Agarwal 30, Karun Nair 60 batting, Arjun Hoysala 35 batting) vs Andhra CA. Early stumps due to rains.

Assam CA 132 for 5 in 45.5 overs (Avijit Singha Roy 30 batting, Babakhan Pathan 2-45) vs Baroda CA. Early stumps due to rains.