By: PTI | Lucknow | Published:September 28, 2017 7:50 Washington Sundar had a dream Duleep Trophy debut as he ended with match haul of 11-181.
Highlights1India Red beat India Blue by 163 runs in the Duleep Trophy final.
Washington Sundar smashed a fifty and scalped two key batsmen to put India Red in the driver's seat against India Blue on the second day of the Duleep Trophy final, in Lucknow, on Tuesday.
LUCKNOW: Washington Sundar smashed a fifty and scalped two key batsmen to put India Red in the driver's seat against India Blue on the second day of the Duleep Trophy final on Tuesday.
Prithvi Shaw, 17, on Monday became the second-youngest batsman after Sachin Tendulkar to score a hundred on debut in Duleep Trophy, as India Red got off to a fine start against India Blue in the final.
After scoring a hundred in his Ranji Trophy debut in January, it was another great day of cricket for young Prithvi Shaw, who believes in an attacking style of play.
Debutant Prithvi Shaw became the youngest cricketer to score a century in the final match of Duleep Trophy, reaching the milestone while propping up India Red against India Blue on the opening day, in Lucknow, on Monday.
Suresh Raina Players and officials have their fingers crossed on the eve of the Duleep Trophy final between India Red and India Blue at the new Ekana International stadium here with the threat of rain still persisting to disrupt the tournament.
Seamer Ishant Sharma was the first one to take a close look at the 22-yard red-clay strip at the Ekana International Cricket Stadium on Sunday evening as soon as the covers were removed.
After three days of rain, the four-day Duleep Trophy tie between India Green and India Blue ended in a draw, at the Green Park Stadium here on Friday.