India A gains 31-run lead against Australia A

India A gains 31-run lead against Australia A

Agency News

Bengaluru, Sep 3: Following is the scoreboard on the second day of the unofficial ‘test’ played between India A and Australia A at M Chinnswamy Stadium here on Monday.

In reply to Australia A first innings core of 243, middle order batsman Bawne, who was sent down at number five, batted resolutely but was left with no partners as India A were bundled out for 274 in 83.1 overs. However he ensured that the hosts gained a morale boosting lead.

In the second innings Australia A Bolstered with some top batsmen were 42 for 1 in 16 overs at draw of stumps.

Australia A 1st innings: 243

India A 1st innings:

Ravikumar Samarth lbw b Holland 25

Mayank Agarwal c Carey b Naser 47

A Eswaran run out (Labuschange) 36

Shresyas Iyer b Naser 03

Ankit Bawne not out 91

Srikar Bharat b Holland 05

K Gowtham b Holland 31

Kuldeep Yadav lbw b Neser 18

Mohammed Siraj b Labuschagne b Doggett 05

Navdeep Saini c and b Neser 00

Ankit Rajpoor run out (Doggett) 01

Extras (b1, lb 5, nb 6) 12

Total in 83.1 overs 274

Fall of wickets: 62-1,92-2, 107-3, 116-4, 127-5, 178-6, 225-7, 236-8, 261-9

Australia A bowling:

Chris Tremain 13-3-39-0

Brendan Doggett 18-2-72-1

Michael Neser 20-5-61-4

Jon Halland 29.1-3-89-3

Travis Head 3-0-07-0.

Australia 2nd innings:

Kurtis Patterson c Bharat b Siratj 13

Usman Khaaja c batting 16

Travis head batting 13

Extras 00

Total for 1 wkt in 16 overs 42

Fall of wicket: 14-1

India A bowling:

Mohammed Siraj 4-0-20-1

Navdeep Saini 4-2-09-0

Krishnappa Gowtham 3-1-11-0

Ankit Rajpoor 4-3-01-0

Kuldeep Yadav 1-0-01-0. (UNI)