D Siva Kumar was adjudged as the Man of the Match for his 9 wickets in the match     Getty Images (Representational Image)
D Siva Kumar was adjudged as the Man of the Match for his 9 wickets in the match Getty Images (Representational Image)

Andhra won by 77 runs against Haryana in the Round 4 of the Ranji Trophy 2016-17 which was being played at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Haryana were given a target of 371 runs by Andhra following which they were bundled up for 293. Shubham Rohilla scored his century 118 off 274 deliveries which consisted of 10 boundaries. Chaitanya Bishnoi remained unbeaten on 69, but his and Rohilla s efforts turned to vain as other batsmen could not contribute to the cause. D Siva Kumar took 4 wickets for 71 runs to help Andhra close down Haryana for 293.

Haryana chose to field after winning the toss and bowled out Andhra for 253. Prasanth Kumar top scored in that innings with 74 runs while Yuzvendra Chahal took 5 for 81. Haryana failed miserably in their batting in the first innings as they were bundled out for a puny total of just 103. Siva Kumar took 5 wickets for 25 runs. Andhra had a lead of 150 runs when they went out to bat in the second innings. Hanuma Vihari struck his half-century off 50 runs while Siva Kumar played a useful knock of 42 runs towards the ending stage of the game as Andhra were all-out on the score of 220. Mohit Sharma remained the best bowler for Haryana in the second innings as he finished with the figures of 3 for 37. Andhra now has total 6 points in their account while Haryana is yet to open their account and are stuck with zero points.

Brief Scores:

Andhra 253 and 220 (Hanuma Vihari 50, D Siva Kumar 42; Mohit Sharma 3 for 37) defeated Haryana 103 and 293 (Shubham Rohilla 118 Chaitanya Bishnoi 69*; D Siva Kumar 4 for 71) by 77 runs