Jammu and Kashmir tightened their grip over the Ranji Trophy Group C match against Tripura after bowling out the hosts for 224 and then taking their lead to 367 at the end of the third day in Agartala n Saturday.
The visitors were 163 for three in their second innings with Bandeep Singh (51) and Ian Dev Singh (40) at the crease.
J&K can push for a victory from here by declaring their innings asking the hosts to begin their chase on Sunday morning.
Brief Scores: Jammu & Kashmir 428 and 163 for 3 in 30 overs.(Bandeep Singh 51 batting, Ian Dev Singh batting 40; Rana Dutta 2/24) Tripura 1st innings: 224 all out in 91.3 overs.(Parvinder Singh 60; R Dayal 4/51, Umar Nazir 2/52).
Services 281/7 against Kerala
Services let slip a good start to be reduced to 281 for seven in reply to Kerala’s first innings total of 322 on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match in New Delhi on Saturday.
Overnight 66 for no loss, Services were cruising along at 160 for two but lost the plot from there on to still trail by 41 runs.
Brief Scores: Kerala 1st Innings: 322 Services 1st Innings: 281/7 in 112 overs (Anshul Gupta 68, Ravi Chauhan 56, K S Monish 3/90).