Tamil Nadu thrash Jharkhand in  C.K. Nayudu tie

Tamil Nadu face Punjab in the next round of matches beginning from October 29 Getty Images

Chennai: Oct 24, 2011

Debutant off-spinner A.C. Prathiban took seven for 33 as Tamil Nadu beat Jharkhand by 156 runs in the Col. C.K. Nayudu Trophy under-22 tournament on Monday.

After Tamil Nadu declared their second innings at the overnight 212 for eight, Jharkhand batsmen, barring Anirban Chatterjee (51) failed to negotiate Prathiban’s spin and were all out for 167.

Prathiban thus came away with a match haul of 11 for 57 as Tamil Nadu face Punjab at Patiala and Jharkhand meet Rajasthan at Jaipur in the next round of matches beginning October 29. (IANS)

Brief scores:

Tamil Nadu 322 and 212 for 8 decl beat Jharkhand 211 all out and 167 all out (Anirban Chatterjee 51, AC Prathiban 7 for 33) by 156 runs.

Points: Tamil Nadu 5 (total 11); Jharkhand 0.