Live Updates

  • 5:11 PM IST

    UPDATE: Match drawn. Looking at the unplayable conditions, the umpires call it a day and the match has been drawn. India Blue qualify for the final of Duleep Trophy 2017 and will face India Green.

  • 4:03 PM IST

    UPDATE: It seems like rain loves Kanpur a lot. It’s still pouring at the Green Park Stadium. We will bring to you new updates as soon as possible.

  • 2:36 PM IST

    UPDATE: It is raining today again at Kanpur and the start of the match has hence been delayed. Stay tuned for more updates.

Parthiv Patel (L) and Suresh Raina (R) © AFP
Parthiv Patel (L) and Suresh Raina (R) © AFP

Good Afternoon, नमस्कार! Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live blog session of the fourth day of the Duleep Trophy 2017-18 tie between India Blue and India Green at Green Park in Kanpur. We will be bringing to you the live updates from this tie. Day three of Match No.2 was abandoned due to unplayable conditions at Green Park Stadium, Kanpur. Day two of the match was also lost due to wet outfield, which left India Green skipper Suresh Raina unhappy. This is a must-win game for India Green who have already lost a game.

India Blue earned 4 points for getting first-innings lead in their last drawn match against India Red. They are at the second position of points table, while India Green follow them at No. 3, with no points earned yet. India Red lead the points table by 7 points.

India Blue after electing to bat first, suffered a collapse. It was only Manjor Tiwary and Raina who starred with the bat making 78 and 40 respectively. For Green, Aniket Choudhary and Parvez Rasool picked 8 wickets amongst them bundling Blue for 177.

In reply, Green are 100 for 3 with Manprit Juneja batting on 6 and Amandeep Khare batting on 0. Navdeep Saini made 25,  Prashant Chopra made 26 while Kaushik Gandhi top scored with 39.