Hyderabad: Hyderabad edged closer to register their second successive win after enforcing the follow on against Goa on the second day of the Three-Day Vijay Merchant Trophy under-16 South Zone match at Gymkhana on Tuesday.
Hyderabad declared their first innings at a commanding 461/5 with overnight centurion Muruhan Abhishek completing his 150. Goa batting was no match to Hyderabad’s disciplined bowling as Nitin Sai Yadav (4/35) and centurion Murugan Abhishek (3/31) restricted them to 195 in 69.5 overs.
Hyderabad secured 266-run first-innings lead and enforced the follow on. The visitors finished the day at 7/0 in 5 overs.
Brief scores: Hyderabad 461/5declared (Mayank Rohit Gupta 166, Murugan Abhishek 150 not out) vs Goa 195 in 69.5 overs (Veer Kamalprasad Yadav 50, Nitin Sai Yadav 4/35, Murugan Abhishek 3/31) & 7/0 in 5 overs