Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    104.1 and he strikes first ball, well done, a quicker delivery and Chopra on the back foot and looking to work it through the onside, misses it and is struck right in front of the stumps, loud appeal and given. 236/1
    219.2 Aushik strikes and gets the wicket of Saxena, pitches and spins, Saxena stays in the crease and looks to drive through the off side, misses it and the off stump is rattled. A marathon inning ends. The Tamil Nadu players shakes hands with Saxena, nice to see. 509/4
    156.4 tossed up outside the off stump and slight turn and Kanitkar looking for the expansive drive through the off side gets an edge and Karthik takes the catch. 362/2
    206.3 out of the blue we have a wicket! The ball is tossed up, grips the surface and turns a bit, Bist plays too early and works in the air to Vasudevadas at square leg. 485/3
    242.5 slower delivery and Parida mishits it high in the air and Balaji moves to extra cover and takes the catch. 614/8
    221.1 Aushik gets his third wicket, pitches it a touch short outside the leg stump and bit quicker, Yadav looking for the big shot, pulls and misses, the leg stump is uprooted. 517/5
    222.3 tossed up and Yagnik looks to go over extra cover, hits it high in the air and Yo Mahesh at cover, turns around and runs forward, dives and takes an excellent catch. Sunny Gupta picks up his third. 518/6
    228.3 Aushik bowls from round the wicket and Pankaj Singh stays in the crease and punches it from the middle of the bat and Prasanna at silly-point takes it. Aushik gets his fourth. Good reflexes from prasanna. 541/7
    45
    69
    54
    5
    1
    83.33
    244.4 in the block-hole and Rituraj Singh has to walk back to the pavilion as the off stump is pegged back. 620/9
    245 fuller delivery, moves across his stumps and looks to play through the onside, misses it and is struck low on the pads in line with the stumps, loud shout and given. 621/10
    not out
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    2
    1
    0
    0
    100.00
    Extras
    27 (b 13, lb 8, nb 3, w 3)
    TOTAL
    621 all out (245 Overs, RR: 2.53, 1016 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-236 (A Chopra, 104.1 ov), 2-362 (HH Kanitkar, 156.4 ov), 3-485 (R Bist, 206.3 ov), 4-509 (VA Saxena, 219.2 ov), 5-517 (Puneet Yadav, 221.1 ov), 6-518 (DH Yagnik, 222.3 ov), 7-541 (Pankaj Singh, 228.3 ov), 8-614 (RR Parida, 242.5 ov), 9-620 (RR Singh, 244.4 ov), 10-621 (G Singh, 244.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    L Balaji29107302.5102
    J Kaushik47149131.9300
    VY Mahesh3278802.7530
    R Aushik Srinivas852719242.2500
    Sunny Gupta46812732.7600
    A Mukund20603.0000
    K Vasudevadas10505.0000
    M Vijay301806.0000
  • BATSMEN
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    2 Rituraj strikes, good length delivery pitches in line and coming in, Mukund is caught in the crease and looking to work it through the onside, struck in front of the stumps, loud appeal and given. 1/1
    9.5 fuller delivery on the legs and Vijay flicks it in the air to midwicket and Puneet Yadav takes the catch, that was a soft dismissal, deeper into the mire are Tamil Nadu. The ball is coming very much slower off the track. 24/3
    7 fuller delivery and Badrinath looking to drive through the onside, misses the line of the delivery and is struck on the pads in line with the stumps, that is plumb, loud shout and given. Tamil Nadu in deep trouble. 12/2
    150
    422
    280
    21
    1
    53.57
    100.5 Karthik is bowled! It was short of a length delivery and Karthik looking to drive on the up through the off side, gets an inside edge and the stumps are rattled. An excellent knock comes to an end. 292/9
    27.4 fuller delivery on the middle and leg and Vasudevadas looking to work it through the onside, hits in the air forward of square leg and Gajendra Singh takes an easy catch. 71/4
    52.5 punches to mid-on and a quick call from Karthik, on collison course, somehow evades and the throw from Rituraj misses the stumps at the non-strikers end and goes to the keepers end and Yagnik collects the ball and gets rid of the stumps, referred to third umpire, the red light flashes and Prasanna is run out. 147/5
    62 down the track and misses the delivery down the leg side and Yagnik collects the ball and gets rid of the bails. 164/6
    66.2 good length delivery coming in and Yo Mahesh looking to work it through the onside, misses it and strikes the pad in line, loud appeal and given. 167/7
    80.5 fourth for Rituraj Singh, slower delivery and coming in, Balaji gets an inside edge and misses the pads, loud appeal for lbw and given by the umpire, Balaji is not at all happy, a big mistake. 227/8
    102.4 short delivery and Kaushik goes for the hook and hits it high in the air down to fine leg and Pankaj Singh takes the catch. 295/10
    not out
    2
    9
    6
    0
    0
    33.33
    Extras
    12 (b 3, lb 8, w 1)
    TOTAL
    295 all out (102.4 Overs, RR: 2.87, 464 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-1 (A Mukund, 1.6 ov), 2-12 (S Badrinath, 6.6 ov), 3-24 (M Vijay, 9.5 ov), 4-71 (K Vasudevadas, 27.4 ov), 5-147 (R Prasanna, 52.5 ov), 6-164 (Sunny Gupta, 61.6 ov), 7-167 (VY Mahesh, 66.2 ov), 8-227 (L Balaji, 80.5 ov), 9-292 (KD Karthik, 100.5 ov), 10-295 (J Kaushik, 102.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Pankaj Singh2575822.3200
    RR Singh2657642.9200
    SO Mathur25.485322.0610
    G Singh2659713.7300
  • BATSMEN
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    8.4 short ball on the off stump. The agressive intent of Chopra comes to the fore as he immediately rocks back and pulls. Unfortunately, he gets a top edge and Kaushik runs across and takes the catch himself. He was as close to the batsman as he could get 29/1
    20.5 this time Saxena's stay is short, good length delivery and coming in, goes through the gate and rattles the stumps. 52/2
    63.3 touch slower from Prasanna, Bist looking to go over mid-on, miscues it high in the air and Mukund completes the catch at mid-on. 174/4
    37.4 Vijay strikes, picks up a wicket, pitches on the leg stump and turns, Kanitkar plays forward down the wrong line, the ball hits the back pad, loud appeal and given. Vijay bowling from round the wicket. 93/3
    not out
    43
    146
    102
    5
    0
    42.15
    67.3 lands on a crack and comes back in to peg back the stumps. 180/5
    not out
    9
    39
    38
    2
    0
    23.68
    Extras
    17 (b 15, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    204/5d (77 Overs, RR: 2.64, 299 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-29 (A Chopra, 8.4 ov), 2-52 (VA Saxena, 20.5 ov), 3-93 (HH Kanitkar, 37.4 ov), 4-174 (R Bist, 63.3 ov), 5-180 (Puneet Yadav, 67.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    J Kaushik1133813.4501
    VY Mahesh732002.8500
    R Aushik Srinivas28106102.1700
    R Prasanna2193131.4701
    M Vijay903814.2200
    A Mukund10101.0000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 19 Jan - day 1 - Rajasthan 1st innings 221/0 (A Chopra 86*, VA Saxena 120*, 90 ov)
  • Fri, 20 Jan - day 2 - Rajasthan 1st innings 404/2 (VA Saxena 207*, R Bist 16*, 180 ov)
  • Sat, 21 Jan - day 3 - Tamil Nadu 1st innings 66/3 (KD Karthik 13*, K Vasudevadas 25*, 25 ov)
  • Sun, 22 Jan - day 4 - Rajasthan 2nd innings 21/0 (A Chopra 10*, VA Saxena 10*, 7 ov)
  • Mon, 23 Jan - day 5 - Tamil Nadu 2nd innings 8/2 (13 ov) - end of match

Match Notes