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Amit Mishra claimed six wickets against Madhya Pradesh © Getty Images (Representation photo)

New Delhi: Dec 16, 2014

Tamil Nadu scored an emphatic 277-run victory over visitors Jammu and Kashmir in Dindgul on the third day of the Ranji Trophy match while medium pacer Amit Mishra‘s six-wicket haul helped Uttar Pradesh bowl out Madhya Pradesh for 63 runs in their second innings in Indore Tuesday.

Tamil Nadu, after declaring their second innings at 286 for five courtesy left-hander Abhinav Mukund‘s century (137), trampled the Jammu and Kashmir batting line up. J&K were bowled out for 131 as left-arm spinner Aushik Srinivas took five wickets for 12 runs and left-arm spinner Rahil Shah had figures of three for 64.

In Indore’s Holkar Cricket Stadium, Uttar Pradesh, after being bowled out for 180, dismissed Madhya Pradesh for a paltry total of 63 thanks to Mishra’s magical spell of six for 26. The visitors reached 82 for four at the close of play and require 98 runs to win the match.

At the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, Bengal were made to follow on after being bundled out for 251 chasing Karnataka’s first innings score of 408. Shreevats Goswami‘s 68 aided Bengal in getting to the score, while medium pacers Vinay Kumar and Sreenath Arvind took three wickets each to help the away side restrict Bengal. The hosts are 46 for one at close of play and they are still 111 runs behind.

Brief scores:

Assam vs Jharkhand at Guwahati: Assam 191 &  157 for 2 (P Das 75*, S Roy 60; A Yadav 1 for 8) lead Jharkhand 217 (I Kishan 60 , K Singh 38; D Goswami 4 for 20, JS Mohammad 2 for 40) by 131 runs.

Bengal vs Karnataka at Kolkata: Karnataka 408 (Shreyas Gopal 145, CM Gautam 63; Ashok Dinda 7 for 87, Veer Pratap Singh 3 for 98) lead Bengal 251 (Shreevats Goswami 68, Sudip Chatterjee 57; Vinay Kumar 3for 56, Sreenath Arvind 3 for 31) and 46 for one (Sudip Chatterjee 20) by 203 runs.

Haryana vs Maharashtra at Rohtak: Haryana 136 (Sachin Rana 41, Avi Barot 31; Samad Fallah 5 for 36, Anupam Sanklecha 3 for 31) and 149 for 6 (Sachin Rana 32, Anupam Sanklecha 3 for 50, Samad Fallah 2 for 45) lead Maharashtra 105 (Shrikant Mundhe 27; Ashish Hooda 5 for 27, Joginder Sharma 3 for 27) by 180 runs.

Hyderabad vs Goa at Hyderabad: Hyderabad 568 for 7 dec. (Hanuma Vihari 179, Tanmay Agarwal 135; Saurabh Bandekar 3 for 115) lead Goa 89 for 3 (Sagun Kamat 52 not out; Ravi Kiran 2 for 8) by 479 runs.

Tamil Nadu vs Jammu & Kashmir at Dindigul: Tamil Nadu 254 (Malolan Rangarajan 93, Baba Indrajith 37; Waseem Raza 5 for 68, S Beigh 2 for 23) and 286 for 5 decl. ( Abhinav Mukund 137, Baba Aparajith 73; umar Nazir 2 for 42) beat Jammu & Kashmir 132 (Hardeep Singh 35; Malolan Rangarajan 4 for 35, Rahil Shah 4 for 61)  and 131 (Shubham Khajuria 60, ID Singh 31; Aushik Srinivas 5 for 12, Rahil Shah 3 for 64) by 277 runs.

Madhya Pradesh vs Uttar Pradesh at Indore: Madhya Pradesh 296 (Devendra Bundela 80, Puneet Datey 63; Kuldeep Yadav 4 for 48, Praveen Kumar 3 for 43) and 63 (Harpreet Singh 37; Amit Mishra 6 for 26, Praveen Kumar 3 for 16) lead Uttar Pradesh 180 (Umang Sharma 58, Piyush Chawla 42; Ishwar Pandey 3 for 17, Sanjay Mishra 2 for 36) and 82 for 4 (TM Srivastava 36; Avesh Khan 3 for 34) by 97 runs.

Odisha vs Gujarat at Cuttack: Odisha 225 (Natraj Behera 75, Govinda Podder 37; Rush Kalaria 6 for 59, Kushang Patel 2 for 55) and 143 for 5 (Abhilash Mallick 90*, Govinda Podder 36; Rush Kalaria 4 for 20) trail Gujarat 372(Bhargav Merai 134, Parthiv Patel 44; Suryakant Pradhan 3 for 59, Deepak Behera 3 for 80) by four runs.

Railways vs Mumbai at Delhi: Railways 242 (M Rawat 68, Arnab Nandi 61*; Shardul Thakur 6 for 59, Javed Khan 2 for 52) lead Mumbai 24 for 3 (Hiken Shah 17*; Anureet Singh 1 for 4) by 218 runs.

Rajasthan vs Saurashtra at Jaipur: Rajasthan 437 for five decl (Vineet Saxena 118, Ashok Menaria 100*; Siddharth Trivedi 2 for 60) lead Saurashtra 180 for 3 (SD Jogiyani 68, Arpit Vasavada 56; SG Gehlot 1 for 31) by 257 runs.

Tripura vs Services at Delhi: Tripura 430 (Yogesh Takawale 89, Rajesh Banik 93; Suraj Yadav 3 for 103, Saurabh Kumar 2 for 57) lead Services 10 for 0 (Pratik Desai 10*) by 420 runs.

Vidarbha vs Punjab at Nagpur: Punjab 195 (Gurkeerat Singh 75, Jiwanjot Singh 26; RV Dhruv 4 for 56, Swapnil Bandiwar 2 for 24) and 211 for 6 (Jiwanjot Singh 65, Gitansh khera 59; Shrikant Wagh 2 for 50) lead Vidarbha 158 (S Badrinath 62, Shalabh Shrivastava 29; Siddarth Kaul 5 for 49)  .