Manoj Tiwary, an Indian cricketer, made a century for Bengal. In the second innings of their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal match against Jharkhand in Bengaluru on Friday.
Manoj Tiwary, an India cricketer, made a century for Bengal in their Ranji Trophy. So It was a quarter-final match against Jharkhand in Bengaluru on Friday. Tiwary, who is also the Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports in West Bengal. Struck 14 boundaries and one six in 152 balls to reach triple figures. Bengal were 129 for four in their second innings when Tiwary walked out to bat on Day 5. He and Abhishek Porel then put on 72 runs for the fifth wicket before Shahbaz Nadeem removed him for 34.
Bengal were 297 for six at the time of writing, with Shahbaz Ahmed batting on 38.
Tiwari was eventually shut off on 136.
Bengal had earlier set a huge first-innings total of 773 for seven declared after being asked to bat first.
Sudip Kumar Gharami and Anustup Majumdar have each scored a century. While seven other batters, including Tiwari, have each scored fifty.
Bengal got off to a flying start with a 132-run partnership between Abhishek Raman (61) and skipper Abhimanyu Easwaran (65) for the opening wicket.
The first hitter to depart was Easwaran, who was bowled by Sushant Mishra.
Bengal, on the other hand, continued to dominate, thanks to Raman’s 243-run partnership with Majumdar, who was removed for 117 by Anukul Roy.
Gharami hit a stunning 186 to add to Jharkhand’s woes.
Tiwary, Abhishek Porel, Shahbaz Ahmed, Sayan Mondal, and Akash Deep all struck half-centuries after his removal, propelling Bengal to a mammoth total.
Mishra got three wickets for Jharkhand, while Nadeem claimed two.
Jharkhand were bowled out for 298 runs in reply, with Virat Singh leading the way with unbeaten 113-run innings.