[caption id="attachment_898983" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-898983" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Gurkeerat-Singh-Mann_AFP.jpg" alt="" width="628" height="366" /> Gurkeerat Singh scored 66 runs and scalped two wickets as Punjab beat Uttar Pradesh by 63 runs. AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Punjab rode on all-round performances from skipper Gurkeerat Singh and Karan Kalia to beat Uttar Pradesh by 63 runs in a Group B match of the Vijay Hazare national one-day tournament here on Saturday. <p></p> <p></p>Sent into bat, Punjab suffered a top-order collapse as they lost half of their side for 59 before Gurkeerat (66 off 83 balls) and Karan Kalia (47) shared a 108-run stand for the sixth wicket to help the side teach 204 all out. <p></p> <p></p>For Uttar Pradesh, pacer Ankit Rajpoot (4/36) and Saurabh Kumar (3/33) shared seven wickets between them. <p></p> <p></p>Defending the modest total, spin duo of Kalia (4/22) and Mayank Markande (3/43) caused bulk of the damage to bundle out Uttar Pradesh for 141 in 38.4 overs. <p></p> <p></p>Gurkeerat (2/33) too chipped in with two wickets. Wicketkeeper Upendra Yadav (46) top-scored for Uttar Pradesh. <p></p> <p></p>Meanwhile in an another low-scoring Group B match, Maharashtra defeated Haryana by five wickets. <p></p> <p></p>Electing to field, Maharashtra first bowled out Haryana for 135 in 39.5 overs and then chased down the target in 35.1 overs for the loss of five wickets. <p></p> <p></p><strong>Brief Scores:</strong> <p></p> <p></p>Punjab: 204 all out in 50 overs (Gurkeerat Singh 66, Karan Kalia 47;A Rajpoot 4/36) vs UP: 141 all out in 38.4 overs (Upendra Yadav 46;Kalia 4/22, Mayank Markande 3/43).