Mumbai. With centuries from Sarfaraz Khan (169 not out) and Drew Gomel (122), Mumbai scored 352 for 4 in the first innings till the end of the first day of the Ranji Trophy Group A and B tie against Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday. for.
Sarfaraz from Mumbai team came out to bat after winning the toss, with an unbeaten 169 runs in 204 balls with 22 fours and 3 sixes, and Gomel hit 11 fours and 1 six in a 122-run century. Sarfaraz scored an unbeaten double century against Himachal Pradesh in January this year.
Gomel and Suryakumar Yadav shared a 52-run partnership for the second wicket after Hardik Tamore (12) fell in Mumbai’s innings. Suryakumar hit 9 fours in 43 innings. Shortly after Suryakumar’s dismissal, Siddhesh Lad also returned to the pavilion soon after scoring a modest score of 4 runs. Sarfaraz then handled Mumbai’s innings with Gomel and the two shared a huge 275-run partnership for the fourth wicket.
Sarfaraz and Ankush Jaiswal are at the crease without opening an account till the end of the day’s play. For Madhya Pradesh, Kuldeep Sen took 3 wickets for 67 runs and captain Shubham Sharma took 1 wicket for 34 runs.