Rajasthan bundle out Hyderabad in Ranji Trophy QF

Replying to Rajasthan’s 421, Hyderabad lost last eight wickets for 109 runs on Wednesday after starting the day at 35 for two Getty Images

Hyderabad: Jan 4, 2012

Rajasthan have virtually assured themselves a semifinal berth in the Ranji Trophy tournament after bundling out Hyderabad for 144 and then enforcing follow-on on the hosts.

Left-arm spinner Gajendra Singh was the most successful bowler for Rajasthan with a four-wicket haul while Vivek Yadav and Sumeet took two wickets apiece.

Replying to Rajasthan’s 421, the hosts put up a pathetic batting display as they lost last eight wickets for 109 runs on Wednesday after starting the day at 35 for two.

Captain D Ravi Teja (67) and N Arjun Yadav (42) were the only Hyderabad batsmen to put up a semblance of resistance against the Rajasthan attack.

In their second innings, Hyderabad put up a better show as they made 138 runs for no loss when the stumps were drawn for the day.

Openers P Akshat Reddy (77) and Ravi Teja (58) were at the crease for the hosts. (PTI)