Today it was the beginning 1st day of Round 5 matches of Ranji Trophy 2015. There were some excellent performances by individuals which were the bright spots of the day. The match between Andhra Pradesh and Punjab saw 17 wickets fell on the first day.

With the bat Manhas remained not out on 150 for Jammu and Kashmir against Hyderabad, Palliwal scoring 121 for Services against Sahurastra, Indarjith remained not out on 121 for Tamil Nadu against Railways, Bose remained not out for 95 for Tripura against Himachal Pradesh, Faizal remained not out on 110 for Vidarbha against Maharashtra, Aggrawal and Samarth scoring 65 and 66 respectively for Karnataka against Rajasthan.

In the bowling front Undakat picked 6-80 for Sauhastra against Services, Gurkeet Singh Mann picking 4 for 14 for Punjab against Andhra Pradesh, Chaduary picked 3 for 72 for Rajasthan against Karnataka.

Here we look at the summary of the matches.

Group A     

Bengal 257 for 8 (Chandila 65, Shaw 54) v Haryana in Lahli

Delhi 99 for 1 (Shorey 42, Gambhir 35*) v Odisha in Bhubaneshwar

Karnataka 270 for 8 (Agarwal 66, Samarth 65, Choudhary 3-72) v Rajasthan in Jaipur.

Vidarbha 227 for 4 (Fazal 110*, Shrivastava 63) v Maharashtra in Nagpur

Group B

Madhya Pradesh 198 for 7 (Patidar 60, Harpreet 51, Swapnil 2-30) v Baroda in Vadodara

UP 272 for 9 (Asnora 56, Dwivedi 50, Kalaria 3-51, Bumrah 2-34) v Gujarat in Valsad

 Punjab 128 for 7 (Jiwanjot 59, Prashanth 3-36) lead Andhra 80 (Gurkeerat 4-14) by 48 runsin Patiala

Tamil Nadu 288 for 6 (Indrajith 121*) v Railways in Delhi

Group C

Tripura 223 for 7 (Bose 95*) v Himachal Pradesh in Dharamsala.

J and K 331 for 4 (Mahnas 150, Ian Dev Singh 83) v Hyderabad in Hyderabad

Jharkhand vs Goa- The match has not started due to bad weather.

Saurashtra 19 for 0 trail Services 254 (Palliwal 121, Unadkat 6-80) by 235 runs

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