Vidarbha has created history in ongoing Ranji season. In Elite Group, Vidarbha took on Gujarat and the match became interesting as both the teams got bundled out for low scores at least in one innings of the match. Also, Vidarbha created history has they won the match even though they have got bundled out for 74 runs in the first innings. They have broken the record of Bihar, 74 years ago in 1948/49 season for winning a match after getting bundled out for 78 runs in the first innings.
Vidarbha bowler, Aditya Sarwate took 6/17 in dismissing Gujarat for 54 runs in the second innings. While, Gujarat bowled Vidharbha out for 74 runs in the first innings. Chintan Gaja (5/31), Tejas Patel (5/19) did well for Gujarat and they scored 256 in reply. Aditya Sarwate (5/64) helped Vidarbha in restricting the lead of Gujarat. Aarya Desai (88) did well for Gujarat in first innings.
Jitesh Sharma (69), Atharva Taide (44), Nachiket Bhute (42) helped Vidarbha score 254 runs in their second innings. Siddharth Desai (6/74) helped Gujarat in restricting Vidarbha. Later, Aditya Sarwate and Harsh Dubey (3/11) bundled Gujarat out for 54 runs and Vidarbha won the match by 18 runs. Gujarat had to score 73 runs to win the match but failed to achieve the target. With this win, Vidarbha has established that they are not an easy team to beat, this season!
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