GUWAHATI, Oct 22 - On the third day of the four-day Group B Ranji Trophy match at the St Xavier�s College Ground, Thumba, Mumbai today, Vidarbha completed their first innings at 416.
After the second day being washed out yesterday, Vidarbha resumed their innings at 254 for three and reached a comfortable total.
Ganesh Satish remained their leading scorer with a deserving 105 which he scored off 199 deliveries. His knock was included with 9 boundaries and a six.
For Assam, offie Sarupam Purkayastha walked away with a five-wicket haul giving away 133 runs.
Assam openers Pallav Das (37) and young Rahul Hazarika (34) failed to hit form while Amit Verma was out for five only.
Vidarbha 1st innings: RR Sanjay c Sharma b Purkayastha 83 , FY Fazal lbw b Purkayastha 44, Ganesh Satish lbw b AK Das 105, AD Shanware c Arun Karthik b Purkayastha 0, R Jangid lbw b Purkayastha 52, JM Sharma run out 53, AA Sarwate c Tarjinder Singh b Purkayastha 53, SB Wagh lbw b Amit Verma 5, AA Wakhare b AK Das 5, Lalit Yadav c Sharma b Syed Mohammad 5, RD Thakur not out 0. Extras: (b 8, nb 3) 11; Total (all out; 142.2 overs) 416. Fall of wickets: 1-68, 2-199, 3-199, 4-276, 5-312, 6-367, 7-378, 8-393, 9-406, 10-416. Bowling: Arup Das 27-8-56-2, Krishna Das 25-5-67-0, Sarupam Purkayastha 35.2-3-133-5, Pallav Das 14-7-33-0, J Syed Mohammad 23-1-73-1, Amit Verma 15-1-44-1, Gokul Sharma 3-1-2-0.
Assam 1st innings: Pallav Das c Fazal b Thakur 37, Rahul Hazarika c Sharma b Wakhare 34, Rishav Das not out 16, Amit Verma lbw b Wakhare 5, Tarjinder Singh not out 1. Extras (b 4, nb 1) 5; Total (3 wickets; 43 overs) 98, Fall of wickets 1-66, 2-72, 3-88. Bowling: SB Wagh 7-1-14-0, Lalit Yadav 6-1-33-0, AA Wakhare 17-6-30-2, RD Thakur 9-3-12-1, AA Sarwate 3-1-5-0, R Jangid 1-1-0-0.