Tanay Thyagarajan’s 3/41 put Hyderabad in control over Delhi on day three of the Elite B fixture of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 season on Thursday at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
Tanay Thyagarajan’s 3/41 put Hyderabad in control over Delhi on day three of the Elite B fixture of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 season on Thursday at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

Tanay Thyagarajan’s 3/41 put Hyderabad in control over Delhi on day three of the Elite B fixture of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 season on Thursday at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

After Hyderabad posted 460 in the first innings riding on Tanmay Agarwal’s 120 and Ravi Teja’s 115 not out, Delhi opener Sarthak Ranjan early for 20 to Ravi Teja, followed by the big wicket of in-form Dhruv Shorey for 9 to Ravi Kiran. However, Hiten Dalal (93) and Nitish Rana (82) got together for a stand of 114 runs for the third wicket to revive Delhi.

But in the span of 43 runs Thyagarajan sent back both the well set batsman and Himmat Singh for 6 to dent Delhi. Wicketkeeper batsman Anuj Rawat’s wicket for 21 by spinner Mehdi Hasan off the last ball of the day meant Delhi took stumps at 245/6, strill trailing Hyderabad by 215 runs.

Brief Scores: Delhi 245/6 (Hiten Dalal 93, Nitish Rana 82; Tanay Thyagarajan 3/41) trail Hyderabad 460 by 215 runs.