U-23 match: Odisha 186 vs Jharkhand 3/118

Cuttack, Nov 11, 2017 (Team OCA): 

Host Jharkhand were 118 for three at stumps, in reply to a modest first-innings total of 186 by Odisha on the opening day of their four-day C K Nayudu Trophy U-23 Plate Group-B match at BLS Cricket Stadium in Bokaro today.

Opting to bat, Odisha failed to muster a big total as they slumped from 135 for three to 160 for nine. The top six batsmen got good starts but could not stay long for big knocks. Ronit Singh destroyed the Odisha innings, bagging seven wickets for 42 runs. The visitors managed to post a decent total thanks to a cameo 22-ball 28 by Ashutosh Das, who hit three fours and two sixes.

SCOREBOARD:
ODISHA (1st innings): Debasish Samantray Pal b Chakraborty 25, Amrit Khatua c P Singh b R Singh 30, Subrat Samal c Suraj b R Singh 29, Devendra Kunwar c V Kumar b R Singh 31, Saurabh Rawat c Suraj b R Singh 21, Satyajit Sabat c Shasheem b Vikram 9, Debabrata Pradhan c Chakraborty b R Singh 0, Pappu Roy c Pal b R Singh 2, Ashutosh Das b Ranjan 28, Subham Nayak c Chakraborty b R Singh 0, Preet Kanwar Singh Chohan (not out) 0; Extras (b-3, lb-8) 11
Total (All out; 55.5 overs) 186
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (D Samantray, 17.2 ov), 2-86 (Samal, 32.1), 3-87 (Khatua, 34.1), 4-135 (Rawat, 44.1), 5-152 (Kunwar, 48.2), 6-152 (Pradhan, 48.6), 7-152 (Sabat, 49.3), 8-160 (Roy, 52.1), 9-160 (Nayak, 52.5), 10-186 (A Das, 55.5).
Bowling: Vikas Kumar 6-2-16-0, Pratik Ranjan 13.5-2-47-1, Vinayak Vikram 13-4-46-1, Supriyo Chakraborty 4-0-10-1, Pratyush Singh 3-0-14-0, Ronit Singh 16-6-42-7.

JHARKHAND (1st innings): Supriyo Chakraborty lbw Pradhan 0, Shasheem c Khatua b Nayak 0, Virat Singh (batting) 48, Pratyush Singh c Rawat b Chohan 49, Kumar Suraj (batting) 12; Extras (b-9) 9
Total (3 wickets; 34 overs) 118
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Chakraborty, 0.4 ov), 2-4 (Shasheem, 1.4), 3-91 (P Singh, 22.2)
Bowling: Debabrata Pradhan 4-1-13-1, Subham Nayak 9-1-35-1, Ashutosh Das 5-3-5-0, Pappu Roy 8-2-40-0, Preet K Singh Chohan 8-3-16-1.