Meghana hits ton, Anuja Patil, Shikha Pandey, Sanjula Naik impress on Day Two of One Day Trophy

Meghana, Chantham fifties help India B, Thailand win

Sabbineni Meghana. © S. Meghana

S Meghana hit a century while Mamtha Kanojia and Jyoti Giri missed theirs on day two of the Women’s Senior One Day Trophy 2021.

Thanks to Meghana’s knock along with MD Thirushkamini and SR Mane’s half century, Railways won their Group B clash against Bengal in Rajkot. The trio’s innings helped the side to a tall 242 for four, which proved to be 67 too many for Bengal. PP Paul was the only noteworthy scorer for Bengal with 52, while Sneh Rana returned four for 39 for Railways.

Kanojia’s 92 meant that Hyderabad posted six for 229 in their quota against Gujarat in their Group A clash in Surat. She had company in Anuradha Nayak’s 70. Gujarat, in reply, were kept to nine for 144, with Yashasri picking three for 42. Giri, who was bowled on 97, helped Uttarakhand chase down Assam’s 212-run target in thir Group B clash. She had company in AN Tomar’s 69. Monikha Das’ allround efforts – she scored 64 before returning three for 38, including Giri’s wicket, went in vain.

Meanwhile, in Group C in Jaipur, Anuja Patil scored 73 and picked up two wickets in Maharashtra’s win over Rajasthan while Shikha Pandey and Sanjula Naik returned three wickets each in Goa’s win over Chandigarh.


Brief Scores:

Group A, Surat

Odisha 150 all out in 46.4 overs (Sushree Dibyadarshini 32; Mamta 2/14, Durga Murmu 2/16) lost to Jharkhand 152/5 in 42.1 overs (Ruma 29) by five wickets

Hyderabad 229/6 in 50 overs (Mamtha Kanojia 92, Anuradha Nayak 70) beat Gujarat 144/9 in 50 overs (Bhogi Sharavani 4/21, Yashasri 3/42) by 85 runs

Chhattisgarh 162 all out in 49.1 overs (Yashi Pandey 53; MR Dey 3/29) beat Tripura 114 all out in 44.4 overs (RR Saha 29; Shraddha Vaishnava 3/13, Pransu Priya 3/16) by 48 runs

Group B, Rajkot

Railways 242/4 in 50 overs (S Meghana 104*, MD Thirushkamini 64, SR Mane 50) beat Bengal 175 all out in 47.4 overs (PP Paul 52; Sneh Rana 4/39) by 67 runs

Saurashtra 151 all out in 50 overs (Riddhi Ruparel 35; Shweta Sharma 3/18, Priyanka Sharma 3/31) lost to Haryana 132/2 in 41.2 overs (Bhawna Ohlan 64*) by eight wickets

Assam 211 all out in 48.5 overs (Monikha Das 64; AN Tomar 3/37) lost to Uttarakhand 212/6 in 49.4 overs (Jyoti Giri 97, AN Tomar 69; Monikha Das 3/38) by four wickets

Group C, Jaipur

Uttar Pradesh 160/9 in 50 overs (Muskan Malik 66) lost to Andhra 162/8 in 44.5 overs (Jhansi Lakshmi 66, Hima Bindu 51; Tanu Kala 3/27) by two wickets

Maharashtra 206 all out in 49.4 overs (Anuja Patil 73; SS Kalal 3/49) beat Rajasthan 147/9 in 50 overs (PB Sharma 40; Anuja Patil 2/15) by 59 runs

Goa 173/9 in 50 overs (Purvaja Verlekar 43; Kashvee Gautam 3/36, Amanjot Kaur 3/42) beat Chandigarh 95 all out in 42.2 overs (Sanjula Naik 3/8, Shikha Pandey 3/10) by 78 runs