Ranji Trophy: Baroda hammer Odisha, J&K beat Kerala

Vadodara: Baroda humiliated Odisha by 10 wickets with a day to spare to pocket seven points, including bonus points, from their Ranji Trophy Group B match here today. Baroda just added 11 runs to their overnight score before being bowled out for 301 in their first innings in reply to Odisha's 181.

Odisha were no better in their second essay as Baroda bowlers folded out the visitors for a paltry 123 in 36.5 overs, giving the home team a victory target of just four runs which they achieved without any hiccup. Left-arm pacer Ketul Patel was the star performer for Baroda with the ball, scalping four wickets for 36 runs.

Rohit Sharma made a century against Punjab. PTI

After his six-wicket haul in the first innings, left-arm spinner Bharghav Bhatt also chipped in with two wickets in the second innings.

Brief Scores: Odisha: 181 & 123 all out in 36.5 overs (Saurabh Sehgal 23; Ketul Patel 4/36). Baroda: 301 & 4 for no loss.

Mallapuram: Accurate bowling by Jammu and Kashmir's Parvez Rasool (5/43) and M Gupta(5/26) helped their team to dismiss Kerala for 129 in their second innings and fetch them a 76-runs victory on the penultimate day of their four-day Ranji Trophy Group C match, here today.

Brief scores.: JK: 215 and 151 ( I D Singh 37, O Ahmed 32, Prashant 16/5, Sreejith 56/3, R Prem 29/2) Kerala: 163 and 129 (A M Hegde 22, V A Jagadeesh 25, P Rasool 43/5, M Gupta 26/5).

Other Brief scores:

Group A

Punjab 1st innings: 580. Mumbai 364 for 3 in 109 overs, (Kaustubh Pawar 78, Rohit Sharma 163 batting, Hiken Shah 54. batting; Manpreet Gony 1-68, Sidharth Kaul 1-55, Harbhajan Singh 1-71).

Madhya Pradesh 1st innings: 377. Railways: 214 all out in 78.3 overs (Ashish Yadav 53;
Ishwar Pandey 6/61) & 54 for five in 31 overs (V Cheluvaraj batting 23; Amarjeet Singh 2/06, Anand Rajan 2/17)

Saurashtra 209 & 333/8 dec (Sheldon Jackson 118 no, Ravindra Jadeja 68, Aarpit Vasavada 59, Iresh Saxena 6/133). Bengal 112 & 65/3 (Rohan Banerjee 28 batting, Ravindra Jadeja 1/19).

Group B

Uttar Pradesh 1st innings: 548/8 in 186.4 overs (M Dagar 116, A Alam 100, Ma Kaif 85, P Chawla 85; Sandeep Singh 4/89). Vidarbha 1st innings: 237/6 in 80.4 overs (H Badani batting 69).

Karnataka 192 & 475/9 decl (Stuart Binny 85, Robin Uthappa 81, Lokesh Rahul 73, CM Gautham 71, Manish Pandey 61, Abhimanyu Mithun 52, Parvinder Awana 3/89). Delhi 258 & 40/3 (Shikhar Dhawan 18, HS Sharath 2/9, R Vinay Kumar 1/14).

Group C

Assam 1st innings: 354 all out in 117.5 overs (Pallavkumar Das 90; Rishi Dhawan 4/60). Himachal Pradesh 1st innings: 158 for four in 75 overs. (Aakash Chopra 55; J Syed Mohammad 2/32).

Services 1st innings: 473. Goa: 312 for five in 117 overs (Swapnil Asnodkar 74, Ravikant Shukla batting 78, Rohit Asnodkar batting 52; Yashpal Singh 2/08).