Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy: Karun Nair slams century, Rishabh Pant hits fifty

first_imgKarun Nair slammed a 48-ball century in Karnataka’s 78-run victory over Tamil Nadu in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy on Friday.Nair scored 111 off 52 balls to help Karnataka score 179/9 after being put into bat first. After Nair’s sensational display, leg-spinner Praveen Dubey scalped four wickets to bundle the opposition for a paltry 101 in 16.3 overs in the South Zone clash.In another South zone tie, Andhra Pradesh rode on Ricky Bhui’s unbeaten 58-ball 73 to prevail over Hyderabad by six wickets at Visakhapatnam.WATCHAt the same venue, Sanju Samson’s unbeaten 44-ball 65 helped Kerala outshine an unfancied Goa by nine wickets.In North zone, Rishabh Pant’s breezy 33-ball 51 guided Delhi to an eight wicket victory over Jammu and Kashmir at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground while Haryana thrashed a star-studded Harbhajan Singh-led Punjab by five wickets at the same venue.At Ranchi, Bengal edged past Jharkhand by six wickets in an East Zone clash while Odisha thrashed Tripura by 72 runs at the same venue.The two Central zone matches played in the day saw Rajasthan beat hosts Chhattisgarh by seven wickets at Raipur while Vidarbha pipped Madhya Pradesh by seven runs at the same venue.(With inputs from IANS)ALSO WATCH:last_img