[caption id="attachment_668184" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Harpreet-Singh.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-668184" alt="Harpreet Singh scored 78 and help set a target of 216 against Delhi Getty Images" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Harpreet-Singh.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Harpreet Singh scored 78 and help set a target of 216 against Delhi Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Contribution from Puneet Datey (60) and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/harpreet-singh/">Harpreet Singh</a> Bhatia (78) allowed Madhya Pradesh to set a target of 216 against Delhi in the second quarter finals of Ranji Trophy 2017-18. Delhi were able to pick 2 quick wickets on the start of Day 4 and reduced Madhya Pradesh to 53 for 4. Madhya Pradesh were 47 for 2 at stumps on Day 3. <p></p> <p></p>Vikas Sharma has been the most economical bowler for Delhi picking 3 wickets. On the start of Day 4 he dismissed Shubham Sharma who had got off to a good start and later picked the set batsman Puneet Datey and then the highest scorer Harpreet Singh. The match overall has been a good contest between the combative sides. After Madhya Pradesh were 53 for 2 captain Devendra Bundela put up a 100-run stand with Puneet Datey and took score to 153. Soon after Madhya Pradesh lost two wickets in quick succession again and were 153 for 4. <p></p> <p></p>The Madhya Pradesh batsman got out in a pattern on Day 4. The first 2 wickets fell within 3 runs, the next 2 wickets fell on 153 and the No. 8 and No. 9 batsman followed the same pattern on 276 runs. Brilliant bowling performance by Vikas Sharma and Vikas Tokas who shared 7 wickets among them got Madhya Pradesh all out for 283. Delhi, in their second innings, sent <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/vikas-tokas">Vikas Tokas </a>to open the innings instead of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/gautam-gambhir/">Gautam Gambhir</a> with Kunal Chandela and are 8 for no loss at the end of day 4. <p></p> <p></p>Even if Delhi doesn t win the match, a draw will see them qualify for the semi-final as they secured a first innings lead. <p></p> <p></p><strong>Brief Scores:</strong> <p></p> <p></p><b>Madhya Pradesh</b> 338 (Harpreet Singh 107*; Manan Sharma 4 for 46) and 283 (Harpreet Singh 78; Vikas Mishra 4 for 59) lead <b>Delhi</b> 405 and 8 (Vikas Tokas 4) by 209 runs.