Indore, January 24 (PTI) Shubham Sharma hit an unbeaten fifty as Madhya Pradesh reached 98 for one after dismissing Tripura for 362 on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group D match here on Wednesday.
Resuming at 239 for 6, Tripura added 96 runs for the loss of three wickets at lunchtime before finally folding for 362 in 134.3 overs.
It was Abhijit Sarkar’s 68-ball unbeaten 50 that kept Tripura ticking as they passed the 350 mark.
For MP, Anubhav Agarwal (3/64) and G Yadav (3/84) took three wickets each, Avesh Khan (2/92) claimed two and Kumar Kartikeya (1/64) and Mihir Hirwani (1/21) were good for each one.
In reply, MP Himanshu Mantri (16) lost early when they were 28 for 1 in 9 overs during the tea break.
Shubham appeared to be in good contact as he broke seven boundaries in his unbeaten 91-ball innings.
At stumps, Yash Dubey and Shubhman in the crease with MP still trailed by 264 points.
Play was interrupted on the second day in the match between Chandigarh and Jammu and Kashmir due to a wet outfield.
Short Scores: Tripura 362 all out in 134.3 overs (Sridam Paul 72, Bikram Kumar Das 61, Abhijit Sarkar 50 not out; Abubhav Agarwal 3/64, Gourav Yadav 3/66) vs Madhya Pradesh 98 for one in 35 overs (Shubham Sharma 53) Rana Dutta 1/38).
In Ahmedabad: Railways 508 all out in 116.4 overs (Vivek Singh 97, Pratham Singh 96, Shivam Chaudhary 83, Upendra Yadav 79, Yuvraj Singh 50) vs Gujarat 188 for 9 in 56 overs (Hemang Patel 39; Himanshu Sangwan 4 /64) In Mohali: Vidarbha 88 for 2 in 31 overs vs Punjab.
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