Close of Play

  • Fri, 09 Nov - day 1 - Maharashtra 1st innings 339/3 (KM Jadhav 102*, AR Bawne 60*, 90 ov)
  • Sat, 10 Nov - day 2 - Maharashtra 1st innings 738/5 (RH Motwani 146*, NS Paradkar 1*, 177 ov)
  • Sun, 11 Nov - day 3 - United Provinces 1st innings 287/1 (TM Srivastava 134*, M Kaif 23*, 79 ov)
  • Mon, 12 Nov - day 4 - United Provinces 1st innings 669/7 (169 ov) - end of match
  • 'I know I am built for Test cricket'

    Suresh Raina talks about wanting to prove his Test credentials, his rapport with coach Duncan Fletcher and his friendship with captain MS Dhoni

  • Venkatesh Prasad slams 'pathetic' Pune pitch

    Moments after Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra called off a match that produced 1443 runs for the loss of 13 wickets without a single first-innings being completed, the UP coach Venkatesh Prasad waged a scathing attack on the pitch

  • Chawla makes statement with the bat

    After being caned for 233 runs in his return to top-flight cricket, the allrounder made up for it with a blistering century that thwarted Maharashtra's plans of securing a first-innings lead

  • Raina slams Maharashtra's defensive tactics

    Maharashtra's weird tactics against Uttar Pradesh in Pune have drawn the ire of opposition captain Suresh Raina, who minced no words in criticising Dermot Reeve, the newly-appointed Maharashtra coach

  • Pune continues to produce lifeless pitches

    If the BCCI pulls up state associations for preparing underprepared wickets, it's high time they start doing so with those who come up with paatas that have nothing in them for the bowlers

U. Pradesh 2nd innings Partnerships

1st248TM SrivastavaM Dagar
2nd47M KaifTM Srivastava
3rd0SK RainaTM Srivastava
4th56Parvinder SinghTM Srivastava
5th57Parvinder SinghA Alam
6th128A AlamPP Chawla
7th99PP ChawlaB Kumar
8th34Amir KhanB Kumar