Punjab are ona roll with the bowl as well following a brilliant century from Yuvraj Singh in the first innings © Getty Images (File Photo)
Punjab are ona roll with the bowl as well following a brilliant century from Yuvraj Singh in the first innings © Getty Images (File Photo)

Dec 30, 2014

(The fourth round of Ranji Trophy 2014-15 has commenced. Catch the live updates of Day 4 of all matches here)



Group A:

Bengal vs Mumbai at Eden Gardens, Kolkata:

Mumbai 414 drew with Bengal 210 and 129/0

Madhya Pradesh vs Baroda at Captain Roop Singh Stadium, Gwalior:

Baroda 358 drew with Madhya Pradesh 178 and 119/6

Tamil Nadu vs Railways at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai:

Tamil Nadu 213 and 133 for 3 drew with Railways 236

Uttar Pradesh vs Jammu and Kashmir at Green Park, Kanpur:

Uttar Pradesh 299/5 drew with Jammu and Kashmir 199/8


Group B:

Delhi vs Gujarat at Feroz Shah Kotla, New Delhi:

Delhi 425/6 decl. beat Gujarat 150 and 166, by an innings and 109 runs.

Haryana vs Odisha at CH Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium, Lahli, Rohtak:

Haryana 127 and 143 beat Odisha 232/9 decl. and 41/3, by seven wickets.

Rajasthan vs Vidarbha at Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur:

Vidarbha 296 and 296/4 drew with Rajasthan 188 and 236/7.

Saurashtra vs Punjab at Saurashtra Cricket Association, Rajkot:

Punjab 659/7 decl. and 15/0 drew with Saurashtra 559.

Group C:

Hyderabad vs Services, at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad:

Services 306 and 285 drew with Hyderabad 338 and 52/1.

Jharkhand vs Kerala at Jawahar Lal Stadium, Dhanbad:

Jharkhand 337 and 337/5 drew with Kerala 383.

Assam vs Himachal Pradesh at Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati:

Himachal Pradesh 549/4 decl beat Assam 218 & 198 by an innings and 133 runs

Tripura vs Goa at Maharaja Bir Bikram College Stadium, Agartala:

Goa 251 and 238/9 drew with Tripura 265 and 113/1.

Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s coverage of the third day of the fourth round of Ranji Trophy 2014-15. At stumps of Day 3, in Group A action, Bengal were strongly placed 129 for no loss after follow-on as they were dismissed for 210 in the first innings following a strong first innings score of 414 by Mumbai. While at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh are struggling on 97 for six after suffering a follow-on as they were dismissed for 176 following Baroda’s strong innings of 358. Tamil Nadu finished on 213 in the first innings while Railways were struggling on 133 for the loss of six. While at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh finished the day on 267 for the loss of five.

In Group-B, Gujarat are struggling on 152 for the loss of seven, following on after being dismissed for 150 as Delhi finished strongly on 425 for the loss of six. At Rohtak, Odhisa declared for 232 while Haryana are following were bundled for 127 and 143 as Odhisa are eight for the loss of one, requiring 31 runs to win. At Jaipur, Vidarbha finished on 296 in both innings while Rajasthan were bundled for 188 and are 33 for the loss of one, requiring 372 to win. While in Rajkot, Punjab, who declared for 659 following another century from Yuvraj Singh, lead Saurashtra by 351 runs as they are 308 for the loss of four.

In Group-C at Hyderabad, Services, who finished on 306 in first innings lead Hyderabad by 64 runs after they were bundled for 338 and Services are batting on 96 for the loss of four. At Dhanbad, Jharkhand lead Kerala by 22 runs after Jharkhand were bowled out for 337 followed by Kerala for 383 as Jharkhand are currently 68 for the loss of one. In Guwahati, Himachal Pradesh, who strongly finished on 549 in first innings while Assam were bowled out for 218 and are following on 28 for the loss of four. While in Agartala, Goa who were bowled out for 251 saw Tripura bowling out for 265 while Goa are batting on 136 for the loss of seven.