Vijay Hazare Trophy: Haryana beats J&K by 13 runs in a thrilling encounter
Shivam Chauhan’s Century and A Chaprana’s 4-fer help Haryana to beat J&K by 13 runs in a close contest.
Shivam Chauhan’s century, Arun Chaprana’s 4-fer help Haryana, to beat J&K by 13 runs at Eden Garden’s Kolkata on Thursday afternoon in a close contest.
Jammu and Kashmir Skipper Pervez Rasool won the toss and decided to field first. Haryana lost their first wicket on 11 Himanshu Rana (2) he was caught by B Singh of the bowling of Mujtaba Yousf. The highlight of the day was Shivam Chauhan’s brilliant century 123 of 132 balls with the help of 16 boundaries Rohit Pramod 51 C Bishnoi 45 and P Chandila 29 help Haryana to Post a mammoth total of 308 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs. For J&K Mujtaba Yousf and Aaqib Nabi took 2 wickets each and Pervaiz Rasool took one wicket.
In reply, the J&K Got off to a very bad start as they were reeling 48/4 Pervaiz Rasool and Bandeep Singh took the score from 48/4 to 163 and put 115 runs partnership for the 5th wicket. Bandeep Singh scored 51 and Pervaiz Rasool made a run a ball 86 runs Aabid Mushtaq Scored 46 with the help of 5 towering sixes. Mujtaba Yousf and Umer Nazir tried hard to take J&K home but Chaprana castled Umer Nazir on 21 and J&K fell short of 13 runs. Ab Samad who got injured during the match scored 5 runs. Shubham Khujaria, (9) V Sharma (1) S Pundir (4), and S Raina (2) were dismissed cheaply. A Chaprana Was pick up the bowlers with a 4 wicket haul Sumit Kumar took 3 wickets while A Hooda, Mohit Sharma, and Jayant Yadav took a wicket each. Bandeep Singh Who scored a 50 also took 3 Catches and a run out. Pervaiz Rasool Played a brilliant inning of 86 runs and took a wicket Mujtaba Yousf took 2 wickets and scored 30 runs at the end. J&K Will play its 4th Match against Bengal on 27th February.