Weather plays foul at the Vijay Hazare Group 'C' openers

The Haryana-Jharkhand and Gujarat-Assam matches at SRMC and Murugappa grounds were washed out.

The Haryana-Jharkhand and Gujarat-Assam games at SRMC and Murugappa grounds were abandoned due to showers.   -  K. Pichumani

Weather held sway on the opening day of the Elite Group ‘C’ matches in the Vijay Hazare one-day competition in Chennai on Wednesday.

The Haryana-Jharkhand and Gujarat-Assam games at SRMC and Murugappa grounds were washed out.

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And in the only game possible, Services, bundling out Tripura for 118 with medium pacer Diwesh Pathania scalping three, raced to a revised target of 107 in 35 overs losing three wickets. Rahul Singh made 48.

The scores: Tripura 118 in 38.4 overs (Diwesh Pathania three for 28) lost to Services 108 for three in 25.2 overs (G. Rahul Singh 48). Target revised to 107 from 35 overs (VJD method). Points: Services 4, Tripura 0.