Ranji Trophy 2024: In the Ranji Trophy Elite Group-D match, Madhya Pradesh defeated Baroda by a huge margin of innings and 52 runs.
By Sameer Deshpande
Published Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 08:18 AM (IST)
Updated Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2024 08:18 AM (IST)
- MP registered a big win by defeating Baroda by an innings and 52 runs and scored seven points.
- Now Madhya Pradesh’s next match will be with Jammu and Kashmir in Indore from 16th February.
- Kulwant Khejroliya, who took seven wickets (23/2 and 34/5) in both the innings, was chosen man of the match.
Naidunia representative, Indore Ranji Trophy 2024. Madhya Pradesh team gave a strong performance with bat and ball at its home ground (Holkar Stadium) and registered a big win by defeating Baroda by an innings and 52 runs in the Ranji Trophy Elite Group-D match and scored seven points. Kulwant Khejroliya, who took seven wickets (23/2 and 34/5) in both the innings, was chosen man of the match. Madhya Pradesh team will now play the seventh and final league match with Jammu and Kashmir on the same ground from February 16.
Unbeaten batsman Shivalik Sharma (19) went away by giving a catch to Yash Dubey on the ball of Anubhav Agarwal without adding to the individual score. The other undefeated batsman Shashwat Rawat played some attractive shots and played a brilliant inning of 105 runs in 273 balls with the help of 12 fours. However, the fall of wickets continued from one end. Captain Vishnu Solanki (13)’s bat remained silent in the second innings also. He was dismissed LBW by Anubhav Agarwal. Vishnu (2) had to return to the pavilion after being run out by Aryan Pandey in the first innings.
After this, the four players who came to bat on the crease could not face Kulwant’s straight and fast balls for long. Atif Seth 20 and Mahesh Pithiya, Bhargav Bhatt and Akash Singh kept them going by giving wickets without opening the account. Apart from Kulwant-Kartikeya, Anubhav Agarwal took 2 wickets for 30 runs.
After Himanshu, Saransh and Shubham played a lot with the bat.
Madhya Pradesh is on top with 26 points