Final Up to date: December 15, 2022, 21:06 IST
Sachin Kumar impressed with an all-round present, whereas Malay Raj (5/35) grabbed a five-for as Bihar thrashed Arunachal Pradesh by an innings and 221 runs of their Ranji Trophy Plate Group match right here on Thursday.
Following up his 3/29, the left-arm spin bowling all-rounder Sachin smashed three sixes and 17 fours en path to a 198-ball 156 as Bihar posted an enormous 517 to take a primary innings lead of 305.
Sakibul Gani fell early with none addition to his in a single day rating of 66. However thereafter, it was Sachin who took management of the proceedings decrease down the order and was the final wicket to fall to take Bihar to 517.
Of their second essay, solely three Arunachal batters managed double-digit scores as medium pacer Malay Raj reigned supreme with 5/35 to skittle them out for 84 in simply 29.4 overs. Bihar secured seven factors, inclusive of 1 bonus level.
Temporary Scores: At Patna: Arunachal Pradesh 212 and 84 in 29.4 overs (Malay Raj 5/35) misplaced to Bihar 517 in 133.5 overs (Sachin Kumar 156, Adhiraj Johri 118; Nabam Abo 5/164, Techi Doria 3/25) by an innings and 221 runs. Factors: Bihar 7, Arunachal Pradesh 0.
At Rangpo: Manipur 186 and 193 in 84 overs (Ronald Longjam 50; Palzor Tamang 5/52, Sumit Singh 4/56) vs Sikkim 220 and 21 for no loss in 9 overs. Sikkim want 139 runs.
At Nadiad: Mizoram 252 and 216 in 80.3 overs (Shreevats Goswami 64, Taruwar Kohli 40; Rajesh Bishnoi 5/61) vs Meghalaya 171 and 75/3 in 32 overs (Kishan Lyngdoh 40; Avinash Yadav 3/13). Meghalaya want 223 runs.