Vijayawada: Madhya Pradesh made 223 for the loss of six wickets against Delhi with AS Dane (59) and Naman Ojha (49) scoring handsomely to the cause. Apart from them, Harpreet Singh (47) also contributed at the lower order in their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal here on Thursday. For Delhi, Vikas Mishra scalped three wickets for 40 runs.
Meanwhile, elsewhere, Vinay Kumar's 6/34, including a hat-trick, helped Karnataka to bundle out Mumbai for 173 and their batsmen then scored 115 for the loss of one wicket /1. The Karnataka pacer dismissed in-form opener Prithvi Shaw off the last ball of the first over and then again in the first ball of the third over he dismissed Jay Bista. Vinay completed his hat-trick by taking Akash Parkar, who was promoted to the top of the order.
After that, the Karnataka bowlers created havoc in the Mumbai's batting line-up to bowl them out for a low total. In reply, R Samarth (40) and Mayank Agarwal (62) started off on a good note before Samarth was dismissed by S Dubey. In Jaipur, Abhimanyu Easwaran's (129) helped Bengal finish the opening day at 261 for six against Gujarat at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium.