Rohtak: Odisha registered a nerve-wracking win over Haryana to seal its fourth victory within the ongoing Ranji Trophy 2019-20 season.
The win has now cemented Odisha’s prime place within the Elite Group C plate of the Ranji Trophy with 28 factors from four wins and a draw.
Chasing a goal of 179 runs on the troublesome batting pitch of Chaudhry Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium in Rohtak on Monday, Odisha completed off the match with only one wicket to spare.
Odisha bundled out Haryana for 248 runs of their second innings with pacer Suryakant Pradhan knocking 5 wickets of the hosts for 86 runs.
The guests had earlier restricted Haryana just for 90 runs of their first innings as Suryakant Pradhan grabbed six wickets. Pradhan was declared Man of the Match for his 11-wicket haul which proved to be the decisive issue within the match.
Odisha will play their subsequent match in opposition to Jammu & Kashmir at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack, between January 19 and January 22.