Ranji Trophy round-up: Round 1, day 3

The scores and reports of the third day's play in the first round of Ranji Trophy.

Kerala's Jalaj Saxena sizzled with a five-wicket haul against Jharkhand.   -  SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT

GROUP A

At New Delhi: Assam 258 & 60 for three in 31 overs v Delhi 435 in 135.3 overs (Gautam Gambhir 137, Nitish Rana 110, Anuj Rawat 71, Manan Sharma 69, Abu Nechim seven for 68). (REPORT)

At Hyderabad: Hyderabad v Maharashtra Washed out.

At Lucknow: Railways 182 & 161 in 63.3 overs (Arindam Ghosh 57, Ankit Rajpoot four for 34) beat Uttar Pradesh 250 & 72 in 26 overs (Avinash Yadav four for 26); Points: UP 0, Railways 6.

GROUP B

At Lahli: Saurashtra 278 beat Haryana 107 & 140 in 43 overs (Chaitanya Bishnoi 56); Points: Haryana 0, Saurashtra 7.

At Jaipur: Team Rajasthan 330 v J&K 432 for six in 152 overs (Shubham Khajuria 53, Ahmed Omar Banday 102, Pranav Gupta 51, Ian Chauhan 79, Parvez Rasool 97).

At Thiruvananthapuram: Jharkhand 202 & 89 in 41.3 overs (Jalaj Saxena five for 27, Monish Kareparambil four for 42) lost to Kerala 259 in 90.3 overs (Mohammed Azharuddeen 51, Jalaj Saxena 54 n.o., Sunny Gupta six for 94) & 34 for one in five overs; Points: Kerala 6, Jharkhand 0. (REPORT)

GROUP C

At Chennai: Tamil Nadu 176 & 112 for two in 54 overs (Abhinav Mukund 54 batting) v Andhra 309 in 123.4 overs (B. Sumanth 109, Ashwin Hebbar 64, Shoaib Md. Khan 43, R. Ashwin four for 71). (REPORT)

At Indore: Madhya Pradesh 551 for eight decl. v Baroda 302 in 79 overs (Yusuf Pathan 111, Irfan Pathan 80) & 41 for one in 17 overs.

At Bhubaneswar: Tripura six for no loss in two overs v Odisha; Toss: Odisha.

GROUP D

At Porvorim: Chhattisgarh 458 in 161.3 overs v Goa 223 for four in 97 overs (Sumiran Amonkar 79, Sagun Kamat 47).

At New Delhi (Palam): Bengal 552 for nine decl. & 77 for no loss in 11 overs (Abhishek Kumar Raman 40 batting) v Services 359 in 111.2 overs (Navneet Singh 121, Ravi Chauhan 53, Rahul Singh Gahlaut 43, Aamir Gani five for 109) (REPORT)

At Dharamshala: Himachal Pradesh 729 for eight decl. v Punjab 484 for six in 122 overs (Jiwanjot Singh 59, Pargat Singh 64, Anmolpreet Singh 50, Abhishek Gupta 129 batting, Abhishek Sharma 81 batting, Gurvinder Singh five for 118).