Ranji Trophy 2018-19, 5th round: Day Four round-up

A round-up of all the Ranji Trophy action on the final day of the fifth round, across Groups A, B, and C, and the Plate Group.

Jubilant: Tamil Nadu collected its first win of the season on Sunday, defeating Kerala.   -  R. Ragu

Group A
  • Gujarat 367 and 191 for 7 (Priyank Panchal 58, Kathan Patel 50, B. H. Merai 44, Harsh Tyagi 4 for 46) drew with Railways 547 for 9 dec. Points: Gujarat 1, Railways 3.
  • Maharashtra 352 and 254 (Rahul Tripathi 76, S. Dube 3 for 25, S. M. Malhotra 3 for 41) drew with Mumbai 273 and 135 for 5 (Aditya Tare 52 n.o.). Points: Maharashtra 3, Mumbai 1. (Report)

Group B
  • Andhra 390 and 130 (S. Vashisht 5 for 49, Vikas Mishra 3 for 15) drew with Delhi 433 (Gautam Gambhir 112, Dhruv Shorey 98, H. Dalal 58, Shoaib Mohammad Khan 3 for 138, G. Manish 3 for 129) and 41 for 2. Points: Andhra 1, Delhi 3. (Report)
  • Himachal 390 beat Punjab 84 and 199 (f/o) (Abhijeet Garg 48, Shubek Gill 41, Gurvinder Singh 4 for 44) by an innings and 107 runs. Points: Himachal 7, Punjab 0.
  • Tamil Nadu 268 and 252 for 7 dec. beat Kerala 152 and 217 (Sanju Samson 91, S. Joseph 55, T. Natarajan 5 for 41) by 151 runs. Points: Tamil Nadu 6, Kerala 0. (Report)

Group C
  • Haryana 292 and 119 beat Tripura 250 and 106 (A. R. Rana 4 for 37, T. Kundu 3 for 19) by 55 runs. Points: Haryana 6, Tripura 0.
  • Services 184 and 332 (G. Rahul Singh 111, R. S. Paliwal 94, Navneet Singh 67, Amit Verma 5 for 39) drew with Goa 259 and 67 for 2. Points: Goa 3, Services 1.
  • Jharkhand 172 and 288 beat Odisha 201 and 257 (Subhranshu Senapati 157 n.o., A. R. Sarangi 41, Anukul Roy 4 for 51) by two runs. Points: Jharkhand 6, Odisha 0.

Plate Group
  • Puducherry 647 for 8 dec. beat Sikkim 247 and (f/o) 241 (Milind Kumar 77, A. Thapa 52, N. Lamichaney 41, Abhishek Nayar 5 for 76, Pankaj Singh 3 for 40) by an innings and 159 runs.
  • Meghalaya 311 and 230 (Gurinder Singh 104, Yogesh Nagar 57, Deepak Dhopola 5 for 59, Dhanraj Sharma 3 for 66) lost to Uttarakhand 491 for 4 dec. and 53 for 2 by eight wickets. Points: Uttarakhand 6, Meghalaya 0. (Report)