Ranji Trophy 2015-16, Group C: Himachal Pradesh play out Kerala for 103, take initial innings lead

Ranji Trophy 2015, Ranji Trophy 2015-16, Ranji Trophy cricket, Ranji Trophy score, Ranji Cricket, HP vs Kerala, Kerala vs HP, JK vs Saurashtra, Saurashtra vs JK, Tripura vs Services, Services vs Tripura, Hyderabad vs Jharkhand, Jharkhand vs Hyderabad, cricket score, cricket news, cricket A sum of 20 wickets fell on Day 1 of Ranji Trophy confront between Kerala and Himachal Pradesh. (Source: PTI)

Himachal Pradesh were all out for 163 after bundling out hosts Kerala for 103 in their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket compare in Mallapuram on Tuesday.

Opting to bat, Kerala were off to a catastrophic start and kept losing wickets during unchanging intervals during a Perintalmanna Cricket Stadium.

Left-arm spinner Rahul Singh returned considerable figures of 6 for 19 for a visitors.

Himachal, too, struggled notwithstanding a improved start. In the end a visitors were all out in 37.5 overs, though managed to take a first-innings lead of 60 runs.

K Mohnish (3/60) and Fabid Ahmed (3/12) were a most successful bowlers for Kerala.

Saurashtra squeeze initial innings lead opposite JK

Pacer Saurya Sanandiya returned with a five-wicket transport as Saurashtra discharged Jammu and Kashmir for a insignificant 138 in their initial innings and afterwards lifted 150 for two on a opening day of their Group C Ranji Trophy compare in Jammu on Tuesday.

Sanandiya wrecked massacre on a J K batsmen, dismissing SP Khajuria (8), Ummar Nissar (0) and Pranav Gupta (8) during the top and skipper Parvez Rasool (21) and lower-order batsman Asif Khan (0).

Brief Score: Jammu Kashmir 1st innings: 138 allout in 49.1 overs (Aamir Aziz 32; S Sanandiya 5/53) Saurashtra 1st innings: 150/2 in 31 overs (SD Jogiyani 41; Z Sofi 1/22)

Paliwal’s ton helps Services to 282/5 opposite Tripura

Rajat Paliwal struck a hundred as Services reached 282/5 in their initial innings opposite Tripura on a opening day of their Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match in Agartala on Tuesday.

Paliwal’s dominant 178-ball 147, that was studded with 19 fours and 3 sixes, was cornerstone of Services innings after a top-order collapse.

Brief Scores: Services: 282/5 in 76 overs (Rajat Paliwal 147 batting, Rana Dutta 4/53)

Hyderabad gold out for 145 opposite Jharkhand

Jharkhand constructed a excellent bowling effort to gold out Hyderabad for a small 145 in their initial innings on a opening day of a Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match in Hyedrabad on Tuesday.

At stumps, Jharkhand were 31 for one with opener Shiv Gautam dominant on 14 and Anand Singh on four.

Brief scores: Hyderabad 1st innings: 145 all out (BP Sandeep 39; Jaskaran Singh 3/32, Shahbaz Nadeem 3/33, Kaushal Singh 3/35). Jharkhand 1st innings: 31 for one in 11 overs.