Odisha concede huge lead in U-23 match

Cuttack, Nov 12, 2017 (Team OCA): 

After conceding a 240-run lead in the first innings, Odisha were 43 for no loss in the second essay at the close of second day of their four-day C K Nayudu Trophy U-23 Plate Group-B match against host Jharkhand at BLS Cricket Stadium in Bokaro today. Openers Debasish Samantray and Amrit Khatua were batting on 18 and 25 respectively when stumps were drawn for the day. Odisha now trail by 197 runs with all 10 wickets intact.

Earlier, in reply to a modest first-innings total of 186 by Odisha, Jharkhand were all out for 426 after resuming at the overnight score of 118 for three. Captain Virat Singh slammed a century, while Kumar Suraj, Rahil Khan and Vinayak Vikram posted a half-century each for the home team. Off-spinner Subham Nayak was the most successful Odisha bowler, taking five wickets for 152 runs.

SCOREBOARD:

ODISHA (1st innings): 186 JHARKHAND (1st innings): Supriyo Chakraborty lbw Pradhan 0, Shasheem c Khatua b Nayak 0, Virat Singh c Salman (sub) b Nayak 121, Pratyush Singh c Rawat b Chohan 49, Kumar Suraj c Pradhan b Samantray 53, Rahil Khan c&b Roy 51, Amit Pal c Pradhan b Nayak 20, Ronit Singh c Rawat b Roy 0, Pratik Ranjan c Samantray b Nayak 45, Vinayak Vikram (not out) 51, Vikash Kumar c Rajkishan Patel (sub) b Nayak 8 ; Extras (b-18, lb-10) 28
Total (All out; 100.5 overs) 426
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Chakraborty, 0.4 ov), 2-4 (Shasheem, 1.4), 3-91 (P Singh, 22.2), 4-209 (K Suraj, 56.5), 5-287 (R Khan, 74.1), 6-287 (V Singh, 75.6), 7-290 (R Singh, 78.3), 8-318 (A Pal, 83.6), 9-375 (P Ranjan, 95.6), 10-426 (V Kumar, 100.5)
Bowling: Debabrata Pradhan 11-3-25-1, Subham Nayak 35.5-4-152-5, Ashutosh Das 10-3-28-0, Pappu Roy 28-5-145-2, Preet K Singh Chohan 11-3-29-1, Debasish Samantray 5-0-19-1.

ODISHA (2nd innings): D Samantray (batting) 18, Amrit Khatua (batting) 25
Total (0 wicket; 23 overs) 43
Bowling: V Vikram 8-1-21-0, P Ranjan 5-2-12-0, V Kumar 4-1-7-0, Ronit Singh 5-2-3-0, Virat Singh 1-1-0-0.