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The clash between debut team Chattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh has taken many twists and turns as the latter ended Day 2 in a precarious situation. Andhra Pradesh after choosing to field first have not done a good job with the bat on Day 2. Their bowlers did a good job in getting early wickets on Day 2 and restricted the side to a decent total of 394. A Khare scored a brilliant ton and steered his side to a dominating position while Abhimany Chauhan too stepped up and smashed 123. Siva Kumar had four scalps to his name while Stephen and Ayyappa Bandaru had couple of wickets each to their name. Bhargav Bhatt also chipped in with a wicket while G H Vihari also contributed with one. ALSO READ: Ranji Trophy 2016-17 Points Table

Chattisgarh did a good job in positing massive runs on the board after losing the toss and being asked to bat first. Andhra Pradesh didn’t really got going as wickets stumbled like nine pins. They got off to a flying start and kept picking wickets at regular intervals. Pankaj Rao picked two wickets whereas AJ Mandal and Abhimanyu Chauahan had one each to their name. Prashanth Kumar was playing well but was unlucky to be dismissed on 62. Andhra Pradesh are in huge trouble and need a miraculous outing from someone to bail them out of crisis.

Brief Scores:

Chattisgarh 394 all out (Aniket Khare 143, Abhimanyu Chauhan 123; Siva Kumar 4 for 61) vs Andhra Pradesh