Good Morning! Hello and Welcome to CricketCountry’s live coverage of Round 2 of the 2015-16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, as we bring you the live updates from all the games here. With two sessions of exciting domestic T20 action scheduled to take place, we bring you the updates of the afternoon session (1.00 pm IST) here, following the updates from all the action from the morning session (9.00 am IST). In this session, teams like Assam, Jammu and Kashmir, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and many more play their respective games, as we bring you the updates from the games of Assam vs Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir vs Tripura, Kerala vs Saurashtra, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha.


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Result Summary:-

Delhi won by eight wickets against Assam

Madhya Pradesh won by six wickets against Railways

Vidarbha won by seven wickets against Tamil Nadu

Tripura won by four wickets against Jammu & Kashmir

Kerala won by 50 runs against Saurashtra

All the winners— Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Tripura and Kerala gain four points

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Saurashtra 115/9 in 20 overs | Target 166 | BATTING: Kamlesh Makvana 6(14), Dharmendrasinh Jadeja 3(5): Jaydev Unadkat gets out after a fighting 32. The target of 166 proved too much for Saurashtra as they bundled out for 115 runs giving Kerala a 51-run victory. Kerala gains four points from the win.

Kerala wins by 50 runs; gains four points

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: Tripura 121/6  in 18.2 overs | Target 120 | BATTING: Mura Singh 23(11), Sanjay Majumder 12(9): Tripura have taken a four wicket victory in this round two match of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2016. Although they struggled in their chase. It was Samrat Singha’s 45 at the top order which sealed the win for them. Sanjay Majumder’s contribution in the bowling department in the first innings as he picked up three wickets in just 3.1 overs should also lauded.

Tripura win by four wickets; take four points

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Vidarbha 154/3 in 18.3 overs | Target 151 | BATTING: Ravi Jangid 2(3), Apoorv Wankhede 17(13) Jitesh Sharma and Himanshu Joshi fall for 73 and 14 runs respectively. Jitesh’s knock was very special which included  nine boundaries and one shot which dispatched the ball over the ropes. He played at a brilliant strike rate of 155.32 facing just 47 deliveries. Vidarbha wins the match on the third ball of the 19th over. They record a seven-wicket victory with nine balls remaining.

Vidarbha won by seven wickets; get four points

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Saurashtra 83/8 in 15.4 overs | Target 166 | BATTING: Jaydev Unadkat 10(11), Kamlesh Makvana 1(4): Saurashtra are eight down for 83 runs but can they salvage some pride by reaching at least the 100-run mark. Jaydev Unadkat is batting along with Kamlesh Makvana at the moment. Jagadeesh failed with the bat but he has made up with some really good bowling in this match. He has two wickets from only three overs.


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: MP 104/4 in 16.2 overs | Target 104 | BATTING:  Jalaj Saxena 37(40), Sohraab Dhaliwal 2(5): Parth Sahani is caught by Faiz Ahmad off his own bowling for 15 runs. Madhya Pradesh finally reach the target of 104 in 16.2 overs. They take a six wicket victory with 22 balls remaining. Jalaj Saxena remained unbeaten on 37. They are awarded four points.

Madhya Pradesh won by six wickets; take four points


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: Tripura 50/2  in 8 overs | Target 120 | BATTING: Samrat Singha 23(23), Rajat Dey 12(11): Bunti Roy falls for seven runs. Omar Alam took his wicket taking his tally to two. Tripura need not hurry as they are not chasing a hefty target. A moderate run rate with wickets in hand can see them through this match. They do not have a strong batting line-up, so a few more wickets and things  might get difficult for them.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Vidarbha 92/1 in 12.1 overs | Target 151 | BATTING: Jitesh Sharma 45(34), Himanshu Joshi 2(4): Tamil Nadu draw first blood. Faiz Fazal falls for 45 runs when the scoreboard read 87. Fazal’s wicket was taken by Antony Dhas. Vidarbha now requires 59 runs from 47 deliveries with nine wickets in hand.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: MP 95/3 in 14 overs | Target 104 | BATTING:  Jalaj Saxena 34(35), Parth Sahani 11(9):  Zafar Ali gets out for 36 as Karn Sharma picks up his first wicket. He follows it up with Harpreet Singh Bhatia’s wicket. Meanwhile, Ashish Yadav sends Naman Ojha back to the pavilion for 10 runs. The current fourth wicket stand is worth 24 runs. MP now needs only nine runs to win this match.

 LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Saurashtra 69/6 in 12.2 overs | Target 166 | BATTING: Vasavada 1(3), Jaydev Unadkat 1(1): Cheteshwar Pujara gets out for 26. Prashanth Padmanabhan took his wicket as he got him caught by Surendran. Avi Barot too is cleaned up by Manu Krishnan for just four runs. Manu has now three wickets from this game. Kerala has the upper hand in this match. Saurashtra now requires 97 runs off 46 balls and they have just four wickets remaining. Quite a difficult task and it appears that Kerala has already won the match.


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: Tripura 18/1  in 3 overs | Target 120 | BATTING: Samrat Singha 9(7), Bunti Roy 0(3): The only wicket to fall as of now is Rajesh Banik. He scored seven runs and his wicket was claimed by Omar Alam. Tripura is not chasing a big score and hence they should make sure that they win the match and do not lose this great opportunity.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Vidarbha 62/0 in 8.1 overs | Target 151 | BATTING: Jitesh Sharma 34(27), Faiz Fazal 31(33): Jitesh Sharma and Faiz Fazal have given Vidarbha a brilliant start. They have struck four and five boundaries respectively. Vidarbha now needs 89 runs from 71 deliveries with all 10 wickets remaining. Vidarbha is certainly in a better position at the moment.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: MP 27/0 in 3.2 overs | Target 104 | BATTING: Zafar Ali 15(13), Jalaj Saxena 11(7):  Madhya Pradesh are off to a good start with both the openers Zafar Ali and Jalaj Saxena looking solid. They have his three and two boundaries respectively. MP now needs 77 runs to win with 100 balls remaining and all wickets intact. It’s a cakewalk for them but let us see how long they take to chase down the target of 104.

 LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Saurashtra 21/1 in 3.2 overs | Target 166 | BATTING: Cheteshwar Pujara 9(11), Avi Barot 0(0): Sheldon Jackson departs for 11 runs. Manu Krishnan got him caught by Vincent Gomez. Cheteshwar Pujara and Avi Barot are batting at the moment. Vasavada and Chirag Jani are next in the batting order unless Saurashtra’s skipper Jaydev Shah thinks otherwise.

 


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Assam vs Delhi: Delhi 50/2  in 9.1 overs | Target 45 | BATTING: Unmukt Chand 29(28), Aditya Kaushik 0(1):  Gautam Gambhir gets out for 10 runs. He was caught by Syed Mohammed off Mrinmoy Datta’s bowling. Pradeep Sangwan too departs for seven runs but Unmukt Chand takes Delhi to victory. Delhi successfully chases down the target of 45 in 9.1 overs itself with 65 balls remaining.

Delhi won by eight wickets; gain four points

 


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K 119  in 19.1 overs; BATTING: Rohit Sharma 0(1): J&K’s innings gets folded for a measly score of 119. Tripura bowled well with Sanjay Majumder taking three wickets. He was helped by Chiranjit Paul who chipped in with two wickets.


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K 95/6  in 15 overs; BATTING: Mithun Manhas 21(18), Omar Alam 1(3): Tripura have bowled well today. Although they haven’t performed well in the past, their bowling in this particular match has been impressive and needs to be lauded. Let’s see if J&K succeed in going past 135.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Assam vs Delhi: Delhi 3/0  in 1.1 overs | Target 45 | BATTING: Unmukt Chand 3(5), Gautam Gambhir 0(2): Delhi have begun their chase of Assam’s score of 44. Unmukt Chand and Gautam Gambhir have opened the innings for Delhi. Let’s see how long Delhi takes to chase down the small total.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Tamil Nadu 150/8 in 20 overs; BATTING: Aniruda 14(17), Antony Dhas 7(5): Tamil Nadu end their innings on 150 in their allotted 20 overs. Not a very big score and they will have to bowl well to defend it. For Vidarbha, Jangid and Thakur picked two wickets each.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: Railways 103 in 20 overs; BATTING: Anureet Singh 8(10): Madhya Pradesh are bowled out in the very last ball of the 20th over. Sauarbh was their top-scorer with his 28 off 27 balls. For Madhya Pradesh, Ashwin Das took a four-wicket-haul.

 LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Kerala 165/9 in 20 overs; BATTING:  Warrier 1(1): Kerala post 165 after being asked to bat first by Saurashtra. It is a good score. Let’s see if they are able to defend it. For Saurashtra, Jaydev Unadkat took a three-wicket-haul.

 


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K 81/4  in 11.4 overs; BATTING: Bandeep Singh 28(24), Mithun Manhas 14(10):  CK Paul has picked two of the four J&K wickets which have fallen so far. Bandeep Singh and Mithun Manhas are striving hard to bail their team out of trouble.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Assam vs Delhi: Assam 44  in 12.1 overs; BATTING: Krishna Das 0(4): Assam are bowled out for a paltry 44. Subodh Bhati and Shivam Sharma bowled very well. They picked up four and three wickets respectively. Assam’s top-scorer was Sibsankar Roy with 16 runs.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Tamil Nadu 109/4 in 16 overs; BATTING:  Aniruda 14(17), B Aparajith 41(39): Tamil Nadu has lost four wickets by the end of 16 overs. They will be hoping to go past 140 at least. B Aparajith is just nine short off his half century.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: Railways 57/5 in 11.5 overs; BATTING: Ashish Yadav 2(3), Karn Yadav 2(3): Railways have lost half their side for just 57 runs. Ishwar Pandey has taken two while Ashwin Das and Jalaj Saxena have one wicket each. Railways are in danger of getting bowled out for under 100 runs.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Kerala 162/3 in 16 overs; BATTING: Rohan Prem 56(42), Raiphi Vincent Gomez 0(0): Kerala have batted pretty well. Rohan Prem has gone past his fifty and is presently batting on 56 having faced 42 deliveries. He has struck five boundaries and two sixes. Last wicket to go was of Sachin Baby, who made 43 runs in 30 balls hitting two boundaries and three sixes.


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K 37/1  in 5.3 overs; BATTING: Ian Chauhan 18(20), Bandeep Singh 9(7): Shubham Khajuria is caught by NN Sen off the bowling of Mura Singh for 15 runs. Khajuria faced eight balls and hit one four and a six in his innings. Bandeep Singh is the new batsman at the crease.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Assam vs Delhi: Assam 30/4  in 7.2 overs; BATTING: Amit Verma 1(6), Pallav Kumar Das 1(2): Arun Kathick, Purkayastha, Gokul Sharma and Sibsankar Roy are back in the hut. Pradeep Sanwan has taken two wickets while Parvinder Awana and Shivam Sharma have one scalp each.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Tamil Nadu 59/1 in 8.4 overs; BATTING: Aniruda 14(17), B Aparajith 22(17): Abhinav Mukund gets out for nine runs. Tamil Nadu are batting at a decent pace at the moment. Aniruda and B Aparajith are in the middle currently.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: Railways 51/3 in 10.1 overs; BATTING: Saurabh 28(27), Faiz Ahmad 13(23):  Railways lose the wicket of Mahesh Rawat for two runs. He was caught by Sohraab Dhaliwal off a Ashwin Das’s delivery. Railways require a partnership now and it shall be good for them if they do not lose a wicket in the next five overs.

 LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Kerala 76/2 in 11 overs; BATTING: Rohan Prem 40(28), Sachin Baby 14(18): Both, Vasudevan Jagadeesh and Sanju Samson are back in the dugout for 15 and only one run respectively. Rohan Prem has hit three boundaries and two sixes in his innings. Sachin Baby too is batting pretty well.


 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K 26/0  in 2.5 overs; BATTING: Shubham Khajuria 15(7), Ian Chauhan 10(10): J&K have not lost any wicket after the end of 2.5 overs. Both the openers— Shubham Khajuria and Ian Chauhan have given their team a good start.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Assam vs Delhi: Assam 17/1  in 3.3 overs; BATTING: Sarupam Purkayastha 2(8), Sibsankar Roy 13(12): Arun Kathick is caught by Manan Sharma off a delivery bowled by Parvinder Awana for a duck. Sibsankar Roy has already struck a four and also a six in his innings.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Tamil Nadu 20/0 in 3 overs; BATTING: Abhinav Mukund 9(9), Aniruda 10(9): Tamil Nadu are 20 for no loss after the end of three overs. Aniruda has also hit a boundary in his innings so far.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: Railways 8/2 in 2.1 overs; BATTING: Saurabh 1(5):  Railways have lost two wickets early on in the match. Asadullakhan and V Singh are back in the dugout. Both the wickets were picked up by Ishwar Pandey.

 LIVE CRICKET SCORE, Kerala vs Saurashtra: Kerala 2/0 in 1.2 overs; BATTING: Vasudevan Arundhadi Jagadeesh 1(4), Sanju Samson 1(4): Kerala are two for no loss at the end of 1.2 overs. Jagadeesh and Sanju Samson are taking their time to settle down.


 

Toss Update:

Assam vs Delhi: Delhi won the toss and decided to bowl first

Jammu & Kashmir vs Tripura: J&K won the toss and elected to bat first

Kerala vs Saurashtra: Saurashtra wins the toss and asks Kerala to bat first

Madhya Pradesh vs Railways: Madhya Pradesh elect to field first

Tamil Nadu vs Vidarbha: Tamil Nadu win the toss and decides to bat first


 

Assam are currently ranked sixth in the Group C table with four points from a couple of game, along with a win and a loss, as they aim to rise above by beating Delhi, who are currently at the top with 12 points from three games, thus winning all the ties so far. Jammu and Kashmir are currently ranked at the bottom of the Group B table with no points from three games, as they aim to get their first win of the tournament against Tripura, who are just a place above J&K in the seventh spot with no points from the same amount of games.

Kerala are currently the table toppers of Group B with 12 points from three games, thus winning all the ties so far, as they aim to maintain their top spot against Saurashtra, who are placed second with eight points form a couple of games, thus winning both the ties. Madhya Pradesh are currently placed third in the Group C table with eight points from three games, thus winning a couple of ties and losing one, as they aim to beat Railways, who are at fourth with four points from three games, along with a win and a couple of losses. Tamil Nadu dominate the Gorp A table with eight points from a couple of games, thus winning both the ties and look to extend their lead as they take on Vidarbha, who have four points from a couple of games, thus with a win and a loss.