Ranji Trophy: Mumbai gather three points against Baroda
Vadodra: Riding on Shreyas Iyer's marathon knock of 173, Ranji giants Mumbai yesterday gathered three points against Baroda on the basis of first innings lead in their Group 'B' encounter here.
Mumbai's Suryakumar Yadav scored an unbeaten 100
In a high-scoring four-day encounter, the Aditya Tare-led Mumbai drew first blood after posting 447 in the first innings. The Aditya Waghmode-led Baroda replied with a gutsy 397 in response but was not enough.
Abhishek Nayar's 89-run contribution, while coming in at No 8 also added to the Mumbai score.
In the end, Mumbai finished proceedings on 202-5 with Suryakumar Yadav unbeaten on 100.
Dhawal Kulkarni's fifer in the Baroda innings also helped Mumbai get those crucial points at the Reliance Stadium.
Mumbai 447 & 202-5 (S Yadav 100*, A Herwadkar 58; S Singh 3-70) drew with Baroda 397 (K Devdhar 95, M Vahora 57, A Waghmode 57; D Kulkarni 5-82)