Vijay Hazare Trophy, Round 3: Uttarakhand beats Assam, Services trumps Tripura

Get the live score updates from round three of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20, with Railways, Services, J&K and Madhya Pradesh among the teams in action.

Parvez Rasool will be in action during J&K's Vijay Hazare match against Rajasthan.   -  K.V.S. Giri

Good morning, welcome to Sportstar's live coverage of round four of Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20.

 

5:12 pm: Services beat Tripura by 18 runs.

4:55 pm: Elsewhere, J&K has beaten Rajasthan by 55 runs.

4:53 pm: Unmukt Chand struck a quickfire 80 as Uttarakhand beat Assam by seven wickets.

4:35 pm: Tripura's 189/6 after 41 overs. Pratyush Singh spearheading the chase. Tripura needs 53 runs to win.

4:30 pm: Meanwhile, Uttarakhand is cruising towards victory. Chasing Assam's 171, Uttarakhand is three down for 138 with less than five overs left. Unmukt Chand, batting on 68, holds the key.

4:15 pm: Time's running out for Rajasthan. They need 75 to win off 34 balls. Deepak Chahar and Rahul Chahar are at the crease. Can the cousins conjure up some magic?

4:03pm: Parvez Rasool finishes off his spell of 10 overs with the wicket of Ashok Menaria (12). Lomror still unbeaten on 75 and needs someone for support with Rajasthan needing 107 off the last 10 overs.

3:55pm: Captain Unmukt Chand and Tanmay Srivastava have stitched a solid stand as Uttarakhand chases 172 in 28 overs.

3:52pm: Mahipal Lomror has notched up his fifty and at the other has the experienced Ashok Menaria, with Rajasthan needing 133 more runs to win.

3:35pm: Abdul Samad and Abid Mushtaq strikes bring Jammu and Kashmir back into the game. It was Samad, who first removed a well-set Chetan Bist on 72 and then Mushtaq struck with the wickets of S.F. Khan and A.R. Gupta. Rajasthan 159/4 in 32 overs.

3:08 pm: Meanwhile, Tripura has lost its third wicket for 86. B.B. Ghosh falls for 30, Varun Choudhary snapping up his first wicket of the match.

3:07 pm: Chasing Assam's 171, Uttarakhand is 23 for no loss after four overs. Karanveer Kaushal and Unmukt Chand opening the innings for Uttarakhand.

3:05 pm: Rajasthan motoring along without a fuss. Lomror and Bist milking the opposition bowlers. Bist is unbeaten on 62, Lomror is batting on 29. Jammu & Kashmir needs wickets, and soon! Rajasthan 128/1 after 25 Overs.

2:45pm: Moving to the Plate Group, where only one match is in progress. Assam, in a rain-shortened game, batting first put up 171/9 in 28 overs.

2:31pm: Naman Ojha stays unbeaten on 60 to take Madhya Pradesh home in a nervy chase of 108 against Railways.

2:20pm: Umar Nazir gives J&K first breakthough and breaks the solid opening stand of 71 runs, with the wicket of M.N. Singh. Rajasthan 73/1 in 14.3 overs.

2:06pm: Nervous times for Naman Ojha as Madhya Pradesh loses its sixth wicket at the score of 91, chasing 108. Another wicket falls, MP seven down.

1:47pm: Pradeep Poojar picks his third as Madhya Pradesh loses its fifth wicket. MP 72/5 in 16.2 overs.

 

Puducherry vs Mizoram match has been abandoned (no toss) due to wet outfield.

In Jaipur, chasing Jammu and Kashmir's 317, Rajasthan is off to a steady start and is 42/0 in 8.2 overs.

1:37pm: Naman Ojha taking the charge after the initial damage in Madhya Pradesh's chase of 108. MP 66/4 in 14.5 overs and Ojha batting on 42.

1:33pm: The Arunachal Pradesh vs Sikkim match has been abandoned without a ball being bowled because of wet outfield.

12:54pm: Ravi Chauhan's 104 helps Services finish at 241/9 in 50 overs. Not to forget the crucial contribution of 59 by the veteran Rajat Paliwal.

In Dehradun - After put in to bat, Assam has started off well and is 55/0 in 10 overs.

12:46pm: Shubham Khajuria's 94 and Shubham Singh Pundir's unbeaten 96 powers Jammu and Kashmir to 317/5 in 50 overs.

12:41pm: Madhya Pradesh was expected to ace the paltry run-chase of 108, but unexpectedly it has faltered and lost four wickets at the score of 37 in 9.4 overs.

12:39pm: Shubham Pundir's 91 not out has put J&K in a position for a strong finish as it reaches 312/5 in 48.4 overs.

12:32pm: Ravi Chauhan slams century off 134 balls and a brilliant one after Services started off its innings slowly. Services 215/7 in 45.1 overs.

12:23pm: Railways has been out for 108 in 32.1 overs with Karn Sharma (25) being the top-scorer. For Madhya Pradesh, Gourav Yadav picks a five-wicket haul.

Toss update: Uttarakhand won the toss and have opted to bowl against Assam. Match reduced to 28 overs per side.

12:05pm: OUT. Shubham Khajuria misses out on a well-deserved century after being bowled by Mahipal Lomror on 94. At the other end, Shubham Singh Pundir is unbeaten on 59. J&K 250/5 in 41.5 overs.

12:01pm: Rajat Paliwal falls to R.A. Dey after a well-made 59 while Ravi Chauhan is batting on 88. Services 188/4 in 40 overs.

11:43am: Shubham Khajuria moves to 94 as J&K reaches 207/3 in 36 overs. At the other venue in Jaipur, Paliwal and Chauhan have put up a strong partnership as Services eyes a strong finish to its innings.

Good news coming in from Vizianagaram. After the Day 1 was washed out, the tour game involving Board President's XI and South Africa is all set to start. Toss at 11:55 and start at 12:10. Sportstar gets you all the updates from that match.

11:24am: Services has picked up as Ravi Chauhan and Rajat Paliwal score fifties to take their team to 135/2 in 33 overs.

11:12am: After Qamran Iqbal's fifty, Khajuria too brings up his half-century and going strong along with Shubham Pundir. J&K 168/3 in 29 overs. 

10:35am: Vikrant Singh and Dinesh Mor have somewhat steadied things for Railways after the early damage done by Ishwar Pandey. Railways has lost its fifth wicket as Dinesh Mor is bowled by Gourav Yadav on 10.

In Jaipur - Qamran Iqbal falls to Rahul Chahar on 60 off 58 balls. His knock was studded with three sixes and six boundaries. Shubham Khajuria has got the start as J&K goes past 100.

In Jaipur - Rajat Paliwal and Ravi Chauhan have put up a steady stand after the fall of two wickets. However, the scoring rate for Services is still under three and it is 55/2 in 21.2 overs.

10:14am: In Jaipur - Venkatesh Iyer also joins the party and snares Railways' opener Mrunal Devdhar on 17. Railways 39/4 in 16.4 overs.

10:09am: In Jaipur - After a watchful start, Services loses two batsmen - Nakul Verma and Rahul Singh Gahlaut in one over of A.S. Sarkar. Services 40/2 in 15 overs.

9:54am: In Jaipur - Railways in a spot of bother as Ishwar Pandey picking his third scalp by trapping Arindam Ghosh leg before for 2. Railways 22/3 in 12.2 overs.

In another venue in Jaipur, J&K has gone past 50 in 12 overs but lost one wicket when its opener Ahmad Banday was run out.

9:32am: In Jaipur - Openers Nakul Verma and Ravi Chauhan make a watchful start for Services after opting to bat against Tripura. Services 28/0 in 9 overs.

In Jaipur - Railways is off to a shaky start after being put in to bat by Madhya Pradesh, with Ishwar Pandey striking early by removing Mahrour and Sehrawat. Railways 14/2 in 9 overs.

In Jaipur - After put in to bat by Rajasthan, J&k openers Ahmad Banday and Qamran Iqbal have given their team a steady start. J&K 29/0 in 7.3 overs.

Toss updates:

9:17am: Madhya Pradesh won the toss and chose to field against Railways in Jaipur.

 

Services won the toss and opted to field against Tripura in Jaipur.

Rajasthan won the toss and opted to bowl against Jammu and Kashmir in Jaipur.

Plate Group:

Assam vs Uttarakhand in Dehradun - Toss delayed due to wet outfield

Puducherry vs Mizoram in Dehradun - Toss delayed due to wet outfield

Arunachal Pradesh vs Sikkim in Dehradun - Toss delayed because of wet outfield

 

* Today's fixtures:

Round and GroupFixturesVenues

III- Plate

Assam vs Uttarakhand

Pondicherry vs Mizoram

Arunachal Pradesh vs Sikkim

Dehradun

III- Elite Group C

Madhya Pradesh vs Railways

Services vs Tripura

J & K vs Rajasthan

Jaipur