Shahrukh khan Ranji Trophy 2022: Tamil Nadu batsman Shahrukh Khan is often in the news due to his performance. He was bought by Punjab Kings for Rs 9 crore in IPL auction 2022. Shahrukh has been very popular after the auction. He recently made headlines once again by scoring a century in the Ranji Trophy. Shahrukh performed brilliantly in the match played against Delhi.
The Ranji Trophy Elite Group H is being played between Delhi and Tamil Nadu in a match. In this, Shahrukh missed out on a double century by only six runs, but on the basis of hundreds from him and Baba Inderjit, Tamil Nadu took a crucial 42-run lead against Delhi on the third day on Saturday.
Shahrukh played a stormy innings of 194 runs in 148 balls with the help of 20 fours and 10 sixes. While Inderjit scored 117 runs for which he faced 149 balls and hit 17 fours and two sixes.
Both of them shared a 134-run partnership for the sixth wicket as Tamil Nadu made 494 runs in their first innings. The day’s play ended with Tamil Nadu’s innings coming to an end. Delhi had scored 452 runs in their first innings.
Shahrukh did not allow the Delhi bowlers to take advantage of the initial blows by adopting an aggressive attitude from the beginning. He scored the first century of his first-class career. He got good support from N Jagadeesan after the dismissal of Inderjit, who scored 50 runs. For Delhi, Vikas Mishra took six wickets for 108 runs.
In another match of this group, Chhattisgarh beat Jharkhand by eight wickets. Chasing a target of 129 runs, Chhattisgarh advanced to their second innings at 62 for two in the morning and registered an easy win to get six points. Opener Akhil Herwadkar scored an unbeaten 62 and Ajay Mandal scored an unbeaten 37.
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