Medium-pacer Harshal Patel registered a career-best 8-40 to put Haryana in command against fancied Karnataka on Day One of the Ranji Trophy quarter-finals in Bangalore yesterday.

Harshal Patel

Twenty-one-year-old Patel's heroics helped Haryana bundle out Karnataka for 151. At close on Day One, Haryana were well placed with 120 for no loss, needing another 32 runs to claim the first innings lead. 

Summarised scores (Quarter finals):
Rajasthan: 220-5 in 90 overs (Aakash Chopra batting 82, Dishant Yagnik batting 60; Lalith Mohan 2-63) vs Hyderabad
* Maharashtra 204-4 in 84 overs (Harshad Khadiwale 61, Sangram Dilp Atitkar batting 50; Aushik Srinivas 2-64) vs Tamil Nadu