In reply to Mumbai’s 304 in the first innings, the hosts were all out for 244. The visitors were 192 for five in the second essay, thanks to Wasim Jaffer (67) and Aditya Tare (42).
Resuming the day at 191 for five, Madhya Pradesh lost their last five wickets for only 46 runs. Overnight batsman Satyam Chowdhury could only add three runs to his last night’s tally of 73 before being dismissed by Mumbai captain Ajit Agarkar.
Brief Scores: Mumbai 304 & 191-5 (Wasim Jaffer 67, Aditya Tare 42, Ishwar Pandey 2-63). MP 244 (Satyam Choudhary 76, Harpreet Singh 50, Abhishek Nayar 3-46, A Agarkar 3-54). Mumbai lead by 252 runs.