Goa were bowled for 251 on the first day of the Ranji Trophy match (Plate group) against Chandigarh at the Goa Cricket Association (GCA) Academy ground in Porvorim on Sunday.
Goa started nervously, losing 6 wickets for 26 runs. However, the seventh wicket partnership of 133 runs between Suyash Prabhudesai and Darshan Misal and the last wicket partnership of 51 between Vijesh Prabhudesai and Felix Alemao allowed Goa to finish with respectability.
Suyash Prabhudesai top score for Goa with 90 and Darshan Misal contributed with 54. Suyash hit seven fours and two sixes in his 191 balls innings. Darshan hit six fours during his time at the crease.
Last batsmen Felix Alemao hit 25 before Goa was bowled and Vijesh Prabhudesai was not out on 40.
Jagit Sandhu claimed five wickets for Chandigarh.
In reply, Chandigarh were three for loss of no wickets at close of play.