Hyderabad: Overnight batters Dheeraj Goud (101 not out, 190 balls; 9×4) and Rishith Reddy (101 not out; 116 balls; 9×4, 4×6) slammed unbeaten centuries as Hyderabad took control on the third day of the four-day Elite Group D match against Tripura in the Cooch Behar tournament at Jamia Milia Islamia ground in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Resuming at the overnight score of 321/7, Dheeraj and Rishith added an unbeaten 161 runs for the eight wickets before declaring their innings. Later, Rishit took two wickets while Ashwad Rajiv and Murugan Abhishek scalped three wickets each to reduce Tripura to 133/8 at stumps. Tripura still trail by massive 185 runs with two wickets in hand going into the fourth day.
Brief Scores: Tripura 143 & 133/8 in 59 overs (Anandh Bhowmik 51; Ashwad Rajiv 3/17, Murugan Abhishek 3/52) vs Hyderabad 461/7 dcl in 143 overs (Dheeraj Goud 101 not out, Rishith Reddy 101 not out; Sourav Das 3/99).
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