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  • 5:44 PM IST

    It’s stumps! See you next day. For match reports and further updates, follow http://www.cricketcountry.com

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 553/9 decl. lead

    Jharkhand 52/2 by 501 runs

    benvhp Bengal 419 lead Himachal

    Pradesh 163/5 by 256 runs

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 trail Punjab 481/6 by 243 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 474/9 decl. lead Railways 35/1 by 439 runs

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 228/6 by 63 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 trail Karnataka

    461/2 by 216 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 and 45/1 lead Jammu and Kashmir 173 by 91 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 and 110/2 lead Haryana 157 by 189 runs

    barvstri Baroda 521 lead Tripura 63/1 by 458 runs

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 321 lead

    Andhra 177/5 by 144 runs

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 and 58/3 lead Odisha 145 by 202 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 385 lead Services 141/4 by 244 runs

  • 3:45 PM IST

    Cheteshwar Pujara scores double-ton. Punjab have taken the lead. UP have sent back five Delhi batsmen. The Jammu and Kashmir-Kerala match is stopped due to rain. Baroda have been finally bowled out. Mumbai have bowled out Odisha for 145 while Gujarat have bundled Haryana for 157.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 553/9 against Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 419 lead Himachal Pradesh 115/2 by 304 runs

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 trail Punjab 374/4 by 136 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 455/8 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 194/5 by 97 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 trail Karnataka 362/2 by 117 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 and 45/1 lead Jammu and Kashmir 173 by 91 runs – play stopped due to rain

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 and 51/0 lead Haryana 157 by 130 runs

    barvstri Baroda 521 lead Tripura 14/0 by 507

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 321 lead Andhra 94/3 by 227 runs

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 and 23/0 lead Odisha 145 by 167 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 385 lead Services 70/2 by 315

  • 2:00 PM IST

    Saurashtra have accumulated over 500 runs. Bengal have been bundled for 419. Hyderabad and Baroda are aiming a huge total. Vidarbha have been bowled out.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 503/7 against

    Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 419 lead Himachal

    Pradesh 50/1 by 369 runs

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 lead Punjab 282/3 by 44 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 387/6 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 124/1 by 269 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 trail Karnataka

    286/1 by 41 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 lead Jammu and Kashmir
    173 by 46 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 lead Haryana 148/9 by 88 runs

    barvstri Baroda 458/8 against Tripura

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 321 lead

    Andhra 23/1 by 298 runs

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 lead Odisha 123/6 by

    166 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 385 lead Services 21/0 by 364

  • 12:46 PM IST

    It’s lunch. Saurashtra, Bengal, Hyderabad, Baroda and Vidarbha are heading towards big first-innings totals. Jammu and Kashmir have collapsed after a brilliant start. Odisha are recovering now.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 466/5 against Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 411/8 against Himachal Pradesh

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 lead Punjab 185/3 by 53 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 348/5 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 73/1 by 269 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 lead Karnataka 245/0 by 0 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 lead Jammu and Kashmir 140/6 by 79 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 lead Haryana 108/5 by 132 runs

    barvstri Baroda 418/6 against Tripura

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 321 against Andhra

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 lead Odisha 64/4 by 225 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 380/7 against Services

  • 11:54 AM IST

    Delhi lose their first wicket, Punjab are 3 wickets down. Jammu and Kashmir going strong.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 447/5 against Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 389/7 against Himachal Pradesh

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 lead Punjab 147/3 by 144 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 328/5 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 67/1 by 269 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 lead Karnataka 235/0 by 10 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 lead Jammu and Kashmir 128/0 by 91 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 lead Haryana 104/5 by 132 runs

    barvstri Baroda 395/6 against Tripura

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 300/7 against Andhra

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 lead Odisha 49/4 by 240 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 353/7 against Services

  • 10:51 AM IST

    Saurashtra, Bengal, Hyderabad, Baroda and Vidarbha are en route big totals. Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab have started their batting well. Odisha managed to restrict Mumbai at 289 but lost their top 4 within 12 runs.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 374/5 against Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 355/5 against Himachal Pradesh

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 lead Punjab 94/1 by 144 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 304/3 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 291 lead Delhi 22/0 by 269 runs

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 lead Karnataka 182/0 by 63 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 lead Jammu and Kashmir
    81/0 by 138 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 lead Haryana 33/4 by 203 runs

    barvstri Baroda 340/6 against Tripura

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 261/7 against Andhra

    odivsmum Mumbai 289 lead Odisha 12/4 by 277 runs

    vidvsser Vidarbha 294/5 against Services

  • 9:43 AM IST

    A very good morning! Day 2 of Ranji Trophy Round 4 begins. All matches have not started yet. Mumbai, have lost 3 wickets in the morning, have only one in hand.

    livescores

    sauvjha Saurashtra 341/5 against Jharkhand

    benvhp Bengal 312/5 against Himachal Pradesh

    chhvpun Chhattisgarh 238 lead Punjab 72/1 by 166 runs

    rlwsvhyd Hyderabad 272/3 against Railways

    delvsup Uttar Pradesh 270/8 against Delhi

    mahvskar Maharashtra 245 lead Karnataka 122/0 by 128 runs

    jkvsker Kerala 219 lead Jammu and Kashmir
    16/0 by 203 runs

    gujvshar Gujarat 236 lead Haryana 0/1 by 236 runs

    barvstri Baroda 304/5 against Tripura

    andvsmp Madhya Pradesh 219/5 against Andhra

    odivsmum Mumbai 279/9 against Odisha

    vidvsser Vidarbha 259/3 against Services

This is Round 4 of Ranji Trophy 2017-18
This is Round 4 of Ranji Trophy 2017-18 © IANS

Good Morning, शुभ प्रभात! Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live blog session of Day One of Round Four of the Ranji Trophy 2017-18 on Thursday. Here we will bring to you the live updates from today’s games. It was an eventful start to the opening day of this round, as few of the big sides come up with escalating performance. While few of the lower graded side too came up with a subtle performance. Teams like Saurashtra, Vidarbha and Bengal fared good enough with some centurions. Can the sides continue their dominance on the second day of the round or shall we see some upsets? Ranji Trophy 2017-18, Round 4, Day 1: Bengal and Vidarbha play strong, Chhattisgarh fumble in Group D

Saurashtra’s Cheteshwar Pujara has been on a roll with a century, as he remains unbeaten on 125 against Jharkhand, as he looks to continue his dominance on Day Two and score big, possibly with a double ton. As for Bengal, Abhishek Raman scored big with a brilliant innings of 178 as Bengal ride high over Himachal Pradesh. While for Vidarbha, it was Faiz Fazal, who played a fine innings of 128 as they look to dominate Services in the second day as well. The other sides too have come up with slender performances as it all happens on Day Two. Ranji Trophy, Round 4, Day 1: Pujara shines for Saurashtra, Kerala and Gujarat stumble in Group B

The matches on Day Two of Round 4:

Saurashtra vs Jharkhand, Group B
Bengal vs Himachal Pradesh, Group D
Chhattisgarh vs Punjab, Group D
Railways vs Hyderabad, Group A
Delhi vs Uttar Pradesh, Group A
Maharashtra vs Karnataka, Group A
Jammu and Kashmir vs Kerala, Group B
Gujarat vs Haryana, Group B
Baroda vs Tripura, Group C
Andhra vs Madhya Pradesh, Group C
Odisha vs Mumbai, Group C
Vidarbha vs Services, Group D