U-19 match: Saurashtra 473, Odisha 93/2

Cuttack, Nov 06, 2017 (Team OCA): 

Host Odisha were 93 for two at stumps on the second day, in reply to a huge first-innings total of 473 by Saurashtra in their four-day Cooch Behar Trophy U-19 Group-A league match here at Ravenshaw University Ground today. Odisha now trail by 380 runs with eight wickets intact.

Stumper-cum-opening batsman Kunal Mallick gave Odisha an explosive start with an 84-ball 58, which was studded with 12 boundaries. Captain Swastik Samal and Raghunath Malla were batting on 12 and eight respectively when stumps were drawn for the day.

Earlier, Saurashtra lost their last four wickets in addition of 174 runs after resuming at the overnight score of 299 for six. Sachin Mevada, Bhavin Engle and Diprajsinh scored a half-century each, while five other batsmen made notable contributions.

Among Odisha bowlers, Krishna Palai was most successful, taking three wickets for 117 runs, while Umesh Yadav picked up two for 78. The home team's fielding was impressive and resulted in the run out of three opposition batsmen.

SCOREBOARD:

SAURASHTRA (1st innings): Sachin Mevada (run out) A Nayak 88, Taranggohel b Yadav 10, Siddhant Rana b Palai 36, Bhavin Engle c Samal b Palai 68, Pratik Mandalia (run out) Yadav 45, Amit Girgilani c Mallick b Yadav 4, Pranav Karia (batting) 25, Bhavyesh Donga c Mallick b Mohanty 48, Diprajsinh lbw Palai 67, Khushal Seta (run out) Malla 26, Sachin Parmar (not out) 5; Extras (b-13, lb-8, nb-8) 29
Total (All out; 146 overs) 473
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Taranggohel, 3.5 ov), 2-107 (Rana, 23.2), 3-180 (Mevada , 45.2), 4-244 (Engle, 66.5), 5-265 (Girgilani , 79.5), 6-267 (Mandalia, 80.5), 7-365 (Karia, 109.4), 8-373 (Donga, 112.5), 9-431 (Seta, 132.1), 10-473 (Diprajsinh, 145.6)
Bowling: Rajesh Mohanty 28-4-100-1, Umesh Yadav 19-2-78-2, Ayaskant Sahu 29-8-78-1, Satyakam Bharadwaj 24-8-63-0, Krishna Palai 39-8-117-3, Raghunath Malla 1-0-2-0, Swastik Samal 5-2-13-0.

ODISHA (1st innings): Kunal Mallick c Mandalia b Karia 58, Ayaskant Sahu b Karia 11, Swastik Samal (batting) 12, Raghunath Malla (batting) 8; Extras (b-4) 4
Total (2 wickets; 33 overs) 93
Fall of wickets: 1-69 (A Sahu, 20.2 ov), 2-80 (Mallick, 26.3)
Bowling: Sachin Parmar 12-2-39-0, Diprajsinh 1-0-12-0, Bhavyesh Donga 4-1-11-0, Khushal Seta 4-1-10-0, Pranav Karia 11-4-16-2, Pratik Mandalia 1-0-1-0.