A scintillating unbeaten double century by KSCA XI’s Robin Uthappa lit up the proceedings on the opening day of the KSCA Safi Darashah Trophy on Wednesday.
Uthappa batted through the day to make 223 (276b, 25x4, 4x6) against the Jharkhand Cricket Association. KSCA XI reached an intimidating 393 for two at the end of day’s play.
In another match, pacers Ronit More and Stalin Hoover helped KSCA President’s XI bowl out Cricket Association of Bengal for 262. Both More and Hoover recorded figures of three for 57.
The scores: At Bangalore: KSCA XI 393 for two in 94 overs (Robin Uthappa 223 n.o., K.L. Rahul 68, Manish Pandey 51 n.o., Ganesh Satish 38) vs Jharkhand Cricket Association.
Cricket Association of Bengal 262 in 79.4 overs (Saurashish Lahiri 59 n.o., Rohan Banarjee 47, Sandipan Das 40, Wriddhiman Saha 34, Veer Prathap 31, Ronit More three for 57, Stalin Hoover three for 57) vs KSCA President’s XI 55 for one in 13 overs (R. Samarth 30 n.o.).
Haryana Cricket Association 358 for five in 100.5 overs (Abhimanyu Kooda 80, Sunnay Singh 74, Prateek Panwar 61 n.o., Jayanth Yadav 50) vs Saurashtra Cricket Association:
Tripura Cricket Association 190 in 96.1 overs (Samrat Singha 56, Nirupam Sen Chohd 40, Sayeed Abbas Ali 36, P. Prashanth three for 12, N. Niyas three for 41) vs Kerala Cricket Association.
KSCA Colts 204 in 91.1 overs (K.V. Siddharth 77, A. Kazi 52, Suryakant Pradhan four for 50, Basat Mohanty three for 46) vs Odisha CA 16 for one in 3.5 overs.
Goa CA vs. Rajasthan CA (day 1 washed out)
At Mysore: Assam Cricket Association 182 for two in 75 overs (Rishav Das 89 n.o., Parviz Aziz 58) vs Andhra Cricket Association.
KSCA Secretary's XI 135 for six in 68 overs (Gaurav Goel 51 n.o, J. Suchith 27 n.o) vs Baroda CA.