Arjun Tendulkar shines in Cooch Behar U-19 tournament

Yashasvi Jaiswal, Abhimanyu Vashishtha and Arjun Tendulkar put Mumbai on the verge of an innings win in Cooch Behar Trophy (Under-19) inter-state cricket tournament.

Arjun Tendulkar's picked up four wickets for Mumbai in a Cooch Behar (Under-19) Trophy match.   -  VIVEK BENDRE

Riding on an impressive performance by Yashasvi Jaiswal (218 off 233b, 25x4, 4x6), Abhimanyu Vashishtha (eight for 30) and Arjun Tendulkar (four for 36), Mumbai was on the brink of enforcing an innings win against Railways in the Cooch Behar Trophy (Under-19) inter-state cricket tournament.

After being bowled out for 389 on the opening day at the Sachin Tendulkar Gymkhana, Vashishtha's eight-wicket haul skittled Railways for 150. Following on, the Railways batsmen failed to tackle Tendulkar's left-arm pace in the second innings to end the day at 124 for seven, still 115 runs adrift to make Mumbai bat again.

Brief scores: Mumbai U-19 389 all out in 93 overs (Yashasvi Jaiswal 218, Sidak Singh 63, Divyaansh Saxena 42; R.A. Khan four for 71, Sanket P. three for 66, Pritish Yadav two for 111) vs Railways U-19 150 all out in 42.3 overs (V.P. Lande 44, V.B. Choudhary 43, Prakash Shrotri 39; Abhimanyu Vashishtha eight for 30, Tanush Kotian two for 33) & 124 for seven in 37 overs (V.P. Lande 34, Sanket P. 38; Arjun Tendulkar four for 36).