Times of India – PUNE: Bowlers and stand-in skipper Siddesh Lad who scored an unbeaten 70 led Mumbai’s fightback against Maharashtra on day two of their Elite Group A Ranji Trophy match.

Summary

  • PUNE: Bowlers and stand-in skipper Siddesh Lad who scored an unbeaten 70 led Mumbai’s fightback against Maharashtra on day two of their Elite Group A Ranji Trophy match.
  • Lad, who hit 9 fours and a six in his 151-ball knock, and experienced Aditya Tare (63), who opened the innings, compiled a crucial 109-run stand for the second wicket.
  • Shubham Ranjane (9 not out) was holding fort with Lad as the two teams will fight it out for a first innings lead Saturday.
  • Maharashtra 352 ( Swapnil Gugale 101, J S Pande 74; Akash Parkar 4-56) versus Mumbai 196/5 (Siddesh Lad 70 not out, Aditya Tare 63, Ashay Palkar 2-37).
  • Saurashtra 316 ( Jaydev Shah 97, K Makwana 46; J Suchith 6-111) versus Karnataka 217 (Karun Nair 63, Dega Nischal 58, D A Jadeja 7-103).


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