Haryana amass runs against Goa
11:47 pm, Sat, 28 November 2015
GCA News Bytes Shivam Chauhan hammered 198 runs in 220 balls with 33hits to the fence and his two century stands with Yashvi Sharma (74 runs, 103balls, 12x4) and skipper Shubham Rohilla (not out 73 runs, 164 balls,8x4) helped Haryana to amass 380 for 3 against Goa on the first day of the four day U-19 Cooch Behar cricket tournament match played here at the Rajendra Prasad Stadium,Margao. Although Goa got an early break through in the morning with pacer Heramb Parab trapped Shivam Jindal in front of the wicket for 18, the vistors quickly settled down with Shivam Chauhan than partnered with Yashvi Sharma added 134 runs for the second wicket before Yashvi was run out by Heramb Parab on team'snscore of 172. Shivam was set for the double ton was trapped in front by Neeraj Yadav with well made 194 studded with fluent drives all over the wicket.He and Shubham Rohilla added 194 runs for the third wicket. At the draw of stumps- Rohilla and Abhimanyu Tanwar was batting on 73 and 8 runs respectively. Neeraj Yadav and Heramb Parab took 1 wicket each for the host team. Brief score: Haryana, 1st inning, 380 for 3 in 90 overs (Shivam Chauhan 198, Shivam jindal 18, Yashvi Sharma 74, Shubham Rohilla not out 73, Abhimanyu Tanwar not out 8 runs. Heramb Parab 1-72, Neeraj Yadav 1-67).