26 Jan 2023  |   06:21am IST

Tough fight ahead for Goa

Team Herald

PANJIM: Goa ended day 2 on 51 for the loss of one wicket in response to the first innings score of 531 for 9 declared in the Group C Ranji Trophy match. 

Ishaan Gadekar on 28 and Suyash Prabhudessai on 13 were not out and will resume their innings today. Manthan Khutkar was bowled by Ravi Kiran for 3.

Earlier in the day Goa’s bowlers achieved immediate success when overnight not out batsman Amandeep Khare was dismissed for 1 by VM Prabhudessai. Ajay Mandal was the next to fall after scoring 16 when he was bowled by Redkar. 

The batsmen from Chhattisgarh batted with calmness and the lower order showed their mettle. Shahbaz Hussain scored 40 before he was snapped by Goankar who induced a catch to Kerkar. 

Vashudev Bareth scored 48 and was not out.  Ravi Kiran gave him company and scored 46 and was also not out.    

The most successful bowlers for Goa were Lakshay Garg and Vijesh Prabhudessai who snapped up three wickets each.         


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