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Manipur, Bihar post big wins

Press Trust of India  |  Dimapur 

Skipper grabbed a five-wicket haul to complement debutant Mayank Raghav's double century as thrashed hosts by seven wickets in their fixture here Saturday.

The medium pacer returned with 5/46, running through the tail to bundle out for 334 after they resumed the day on 150/4.

Chasing 125, Manipur's opener Lakhan Rawat struck 55, while Yashpal remained unbeaten on 35 to seal the win with a day to spare.

Man-of-the-match Raghav's 228 had helped take a 210-run first innings lead.

showed fight in the second innings with KB Pawan (131) and Arbar Kazi (90) putting on 186 runs for the fifth wicket.

Yashpal finally gave the breakthrough, getting Kazi stumped before the lunch break as Nagaland's last five batsmen folded for 64 runs to set an easy 125-run target.

At the in Patna, left-arm spinner Ashutosh Aman returned with a match haul of 11 wickets as secured an innings and 317-run victory over to log seven points.

Ashutosh claimed 7 for 21 to follow-up on his 4 for 26 in his first innings, en route his second 10-wicket match haul, as Arunchal Pradesh folded for 135 in the second innings.

had declared their first innings for a mammoth 536/5 after bundling out Arunachal for 84 on day two.

Indrajit Kumar, who scored 222 off 266 balls, was adjudged man-of-the-match.

Overnight duo of and batted through the day to smash double centuries to give group leaders Uttarakhand a first innings lead over Meghayala at their home ground in Dehradun.

At close on day three, Bhatia was unbeaten on 212 (340 balls; 24x4, 2x6) while Saxena was batting on 202 from 506 balls (16x4, 1x6) as Uttarkhand were 491/4, with a lead of 180 runs.

Brief Scores

In Dehradun: 311. Uttarakhand 491/4; 163 overs (202 batting, 212 batting; Dipu Sangma 2/50).

In Dimapur: Nagaland 126 and 334; 98.1 overs (KB Pawan 131, Arbar Kazi 90, Rongsen Jonathan 59; 5/46, Kabrambam Meitei 2/58, Bishworjit Konthoujam 2/84). 336 and 128/3; 36.4 overs (Lakhan Rawat 55, 35 not out). Manipur won by seven wickets. Points: Manipur 6, Nagaland 0.

In Patna: 84 and 135; 47.4 overs (Samarth Seth 58; Ashutosh Aman 7/14, S Quadri 2/31). 536/5 declared. Bihar won by an innings and 317 runs. Points Bihar 7. 0.

In Wayanad: Puducherry 647/8 declared. 247; 72.2 overs (Milind Kumar 96, Bipul Sharma 47; 3/21, D Rohit 3/67) and following on 105/3; 37 overs (52).

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First Published: Sat, December 08 2018. 19:50 IST