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  • 4:38 PM IST

    MUMBAI WIN BY 60 RUNS (VJD METHOD). They’ve entered the final beating Hyderabad after rain brings an early end to their semi-final clash. Mumbai (155/2) beat Hyderabad (246/8)

  • 4:25 PM IST

    It’s still raining heavily at M Chinnaswamy. FYI, the VJD par score is 95/2 after 25 overs. Mumbai are well ahead of it.

  • 3:19 PM IST

    COVERS ARE COMING ON AT M CHINNASWAMY STADIUM. RAIN HALTS PLAY

    MUMBAI ARE 155/2 IN 25 OVERS, CHASING 247
  • 3:14 PM IST

    FIFTY for Mumbai captain Shreyas Iyer – his 12th of List A career. Mumbai 149/2 in 24 overs, chasing 247

  • 2:49 PM IST

    100 up for Mumbai as captain Shreyas Iyer along with Ajinkya Rahane steers them forward in chase of 247 against Hyderabad

  • 2:27 PM IST

    WICKET! Mehdi Hasan gets rid of Mumbai openers in successive overs. This time he removes Prithvi Shaw for 61 off 44. Score 82/2 in 11.5 overs, chasing 247

  • 2:19 PM IST

    WICKET! Left-arm spinner Mehdi Hasan cleans up Rohit Sharma for 17 to give Hyderabad their first breakthrough. Mumbai 73/1 in 9.5 overs, chasing 247

  • 2:15 PM IST

    Prithvi Shaw continues his excellent form – reaches his half-century with a boundary off Mohammed Siraj. Mumbai 71/0 in 9 overs, chasing 247

  • 2:08 PM IST

    FIFTY up for Mumbai in 7.2 overs as Rohit Sharma hits his second four of the innings

  • 2:04 PM IST

    Prithvi Shaw Dropped, again! Another short ball from Mohammed Siraj and another pull shot gone and another chance goes abegging. Ravi Kiran has dropped Shaw again and this time on 34.

  • 2:01 PM IST

    DROPPED! Prithvi Shaw receives a lifeline on 31. Mohammed Siraj isn’t happy after Ravi Kiran grasses an easy catch.

  • 1:49 PM IST

    Prithvi Shaw has given Mumbai a flying start in the chase of 247. He has struck four boundaries so far in his 13-ball 20 while opening the innings with Rohit Sharma. Score 23/0 in 3 overs

  • 1:00 PM IST

    Rohit Rayudu’s 121* guides Hyderabad to a decent 246/8 against Mumbai. A brilliant knock from the youngster as he shifted gears after reaching is half-century. From 137/6 in 39 overs, his blitz saw Hyderabad clobbering 109 in the next 11 overs.

  • 12:41 PM IST

    HUNDRED for Rohit Rayudu! – his third of List A career. What an excellent knock from the 24-year-old. He has singlehandedly revived Hyderabad innings. Score 218/7 in 46.3 overs

  • 12:23 PM IST

    A good catch from Suryakumar Yadav at fine leg as Akash Bhandari holes out on 19 to become Royston Dias’ second victim. Score 180/7 in 43.2 overs

  • 12:20 PM IST

    Rohit has shifted gears in the last four overs as Hyderabad have creamed 42 runs in the last four overs. They are 179/6 in 43 overs with Rohit on 79 off 108

  • 12:10 PM IST

    Rohit Rayudu has burst into life after reaching is half-century. He has smacked Royston Dias for a six and a four in an over. Hyderabad 150/6 in 40 overs

  • 12:00 PM IST

    FIFTY for Rohit Rayudu – his fourth of List A career. He’s been the only bright spot in a listless batting show from Hyderabad so far. Score 134/6 in 38 overs

  • 11:45 AM IST

    WICKET! Shivam Dubey gets his first wicket as he traps Chama Milind lbw on 10. Hyderabad 123/6 in 34.2 overs

  • 11:37 AM IST

    Rohit Rayudu is still going strong, batting on 42 off 81. Hyderabad will rely on him to help them set a good total. Score 120/5 in 33 overs

  • 11:12 AM IST

    Hyderabad are falling apart. Tushar Deshpande has struck again for Mumbai in his second spell with the wicket of Kolla Sumanth on 3. Score 102/5 in 28 overs

  • 11:10 AM IST

    100 up for Hyderabad in 27.3 overs

  • 10:54 AM IST

    WICKET! Royston Dias gets the big fish. A brilliant catch from Ajinkya Rahane to get rid of Hyderabad captain Ambati Rayudu for 11. Score 93/4 in 23.3 overs

  • 10:33 AM IST

    WICKET! Shams Mulani breaks the partnership thanks to a good low catch from Rohit Sharma at first slip. Bavanaka Sandeep departs after scoring 29. Hyderabad 76/3 in 18.3 overs

  • 10:25 AM IST

    Hyderabad are recovering through Bavanaka Sandeep and Rohit Rayudu – the pair has so far added 45 runs for the third wicket. Score 71/2 in 17 overs

  • 9:53 AM IST

    FIFTY up for Hyderabad! With his first four of the innings, Bavanaka Sandeep takes the score to 50/2 in 10.1 overs

  • 9:34 AM IST

    WICKET! Tushar Deshpande has gotten rid of Hyderabad openers in his successive overs. This time, he pins Akshath Reddy in front on 7. Score 26/2 in 7.1 overs

  • 9:24 AM IST

    WICKET! Tushar Deshpande cleans up Tanmay Agarwal on 11 to give Mumbai their first breakthrough. Hyderabad 21/1 in 5.3 overs

  • 9:18 AM IST

    FOUR! First boundary of the innings, courtesy Tanmay Agarwal as he flicks the final delivery of the fourth over from Tushar Deshpande to deep midwicket. Hyderabad 13/0 in 4 overs

  • 9:11 AM IST

    So Dhawal Kulkarni and Tushar Deshpande are the two new-ball bowlers for Mumbai. Akshath Reddy and Tanmay Agarwal are the two Hyderabad openers. Hyderabad 2/0 after 2 overs

shreyas iyer and ambati rayudu

Good morning everyone! Welcome to our live coverage from the first semi-final of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018-19 between Mumbai and Hyderabad to be played at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

Two-time champions Mumbai entered the last-four stage with a crushing victory over Bihar and have received a major boost ahead of the semis. Reports of Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane and young sensation Prithvi Shaw taking the field of the domestic giants have been doing the rounds. On the other hand, the Ambati Rayudu-led Hyderabad will have to be at their best against a team that has recorded seven successive wins.

Editorial team of CricketCountry.