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Shreyas Gopal's ton floors Mumbai in Ranji Trophy quarter-final

by Athar Ansari Dec 09, 2017 • 21:57 PM

Nagpur, Dec 9 (Cricketnmore) - Karnataka rode on rising Shreyas Gopal's career-best 150 to leave Mumbai reeling at 120/3 and trail by 277 runs in their second innings of the Ranji Trophy 2017-18 quarter-final clash at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday.

Suryakumar Yadav (55 not out) and Akhil Herwadkar (26) helped Mumbai stay afloat in the contest after Karnataka took a mammoth 397-run first-innings lead, having posted 570 in their first essay.

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Resuming the day at 395/6, Karnataka continued to build on the lead with Shreyas and K.Gowtham (38) frustrating the opposition bowlers. Shreyas went on to register his highest first-class score and stayed unbeaten on 150.

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