Vijay Hazare Trophy DEL vs PUD: KKR’s Nitish Rana slams century; Delhi thrash Puducherry by 179 runs

Vijay Hazare Trophy DEL vs PUD: KKR’s Nitish Rana slams century; Delhi thrash Puducherry by 179 runs- Nitish Rana played a stellar knock hitting a flamboyant century as Delhi beat Puducherry by 179 runs.
Not only Rana, but Delhi’s win was buoyed by Dhruv Shorey’s magnificent 132 which helped them post an uphill target of 355 to win for Puducherry.
For Puducherry, Suresh Kumar was the highlight with his 42 but was not enough as they succumbed to a disappointing loss. Delhi skipper Pradeep Sangwan contributed with two wickets while Kulwant Khejroliya’s four-wicket haul sealed the win for them.
PUDUCHERRY INNINGS (TARGET: 355 RUNS FROM 50 OVERS)
BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
Sheldon Jackson † c Vashisht b Khejroliya 19 33 0 2 57.58
Damodaran Rohit (c) c Kshitiz Sharma b Sangwan 26 19 4 1 136.84
Suresh Kumar  lbw b Simarjeet Singh 42 53 5 0 79.25
Paras Dogra  b Vashisht 3 16 0 0 18.75
Anton A Subikshan  b Lalit Yadav 23 23 2 1 100.00
Parandaman Thamaraikannan  b Simarjeet Singh 13 31 2 0 41.94
Sagar Trivedi  b Sangwan 27 38 2 1 71.05
Ashith Rajiv  lbw b Khejroliya 9 12 1 0 75.00
Sagar Udeshi  b Khejroliya 0 6 0 0 0.00
Raghu Sharma  lbw b Khejroliya 0 7 0 0 0.00
Pankaj Singh  not out 0 0 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 1, nb 1, w 10) 13
TOTAL (39.3 Ov, RR: 4.43) 175
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Damodaran Rohit, 6.2 ov), 2-48 (Sheldon Jackson, 9.5 ov), 3-69 (Paras Dogra, 14.1 ov), 4-103 (Anton A Subikshan, 21.1 ov), 5-136 (Suresh Kumar, 28.4 ov), 6-143 (Parandaman Thamaraikannan, 30.2 ov), 7-165 (Ashith Rajiv, 34.6 ov), 8-172 (Sagar Udeshi, 36.5 ov), 9-174 (Raghu Sharma, 37.6 ov), 10-175 (Sagar Trivedi, 39.3 ov)
BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
Pradeep Sangwan 6.3 1 27 2 4.15 0 0
Simarjeet Singh 8 0 47 2 5.88 0 0
Kulwant Khejroliya 8 0 32 4 4.00 0 0
Shivank Vashisht 7 0 36 1 5.14 0 0
Lalit Yadav 7 0 27 1 3.86 0 0
Nitish Rana 3 0 4 0 1.33 0 0
DELHI INNINGS (50 OVERS MAXIMUM)
BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
Shikhar Dhawan  c Dogra b Trivedi 6 12 1 0 50.00
Dhruv Shorey  c Anton A Subikshan b Udeshi 132 142 13 3 92.96
Himmat Singh  b Trivedi 0 2 0 0 0.00
Nitish Rana  c Thamaraikannan b Pankaj Singh 137 106 21 1 129.25
Kshitiz Sharma  not out 27 20 3 1 135.00
Lalit Yadav  not out 33 21 4 1 157.14
Extras (b 1, lb 6, nb 3, w 9) 19
TOTAL (50 Ov, RR: 7.08) 354/4
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Shikhar Dhawan, 5.3 ov), 2-25 (Himmat Singh, 5.5 ov), 3-280 (Dhruv Shorey, 42.3 ov), 4-288 (Nitish Rana, 43.5 ov)
BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
Pankaj Singh 10 1 59 1 5.90 0 0
Sagar Trivedi 9 0 66 2 7.33 0 0
Ashith Rajiv 7 0 42 0 6.00 0 0
Suresh Kumar 4 0 23 0 5.75 0 0
Sagar Udeshi 10 0 71 1 7.10 0 0
Anton A Subikshan 6 0 43 0 7.17 0 0
Raghu Sharma 3 0 29 0 9.67 0 0
Parandaman Thamaraikannan 1 0 14 0 14.00 0 0
DEL vs PUD Playing XI
Delhi: Anuj Rawat (wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Dhruv Shorey, Himmat Singh, Nitish Rana, Kshitiz Sharma, Lalit Yadav, Shivank Vashisht, Pradeep Sangwan (c), Simarjeet Singh, Kulwant Khejroliya
Puducherry: Raghu Sharma, Damodaren Rohit (c), Sheldon Jackson (wk), Paras Dogra, Suresh Kumar, Sagar Trivedi, Andrew Subikshan, Thamaraikannan Parandaman, Sagar Udeshi, Ashith Rajiv, Pankaj Singh
 
With the likes of Shikhar Dhawan, Nitish Rana, Pawan Negi amongst other top stars, Delhi failed to get a win against Mumbai in their opener. Puducherry will also be coming on the back of a defeat against Rajasthan and is expected to put up a stiff contest when both the teams lock horns. 

DEL vs PUD Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 LIVE: What Time Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 Will begin? 
DEL vs PUD LIVE Will begin at 9:00 AM IST

DEL vs PUD Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 LIVE: What are the venues for Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021?
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 will be played at Surat, Indore, Bangalore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Tamil Nadu

How do I watch live streaming of VHT 2021?
The live streaming of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 will be available on Star Sports. You can also catch the live updates on insidesport.co

DEL vs PUD Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 LIVE – Delhi vs Puducherry Squads:
Delhi: Shikhar Dhawan, Anuj Rawat, Ayush Badoni, Hiten Dalal, Himmat Singh, Jonty Sidhu, Vaibhav Kandpal, Karan Dagar, Kshitiz Sharma, Manjot Kalra, Pawan Negi, Nitish Rana, Pradeep Sangwan, Ishant Sharma, Siddhant Sharma, Simarjeet Singh, Pawan Suyal, Lakshay Thareja, Shivank Vashisht, Lalit Yadav
Puducherry: Damodaren Rohit, Subramanian Anand, Paras Dogra, Vikneshwaran Marimuthu, Thamaraikannan Parandaman, Sheldon Jackson, S Karthik, A Aravindaraj, Fabid Ahmed, Iqlas Naha, Pankaj Singh, Sagar Trivedi, Sagar Udeshi, Ragupathy
DEL vs PUD Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021 LIVE – groups and venues:
Elite A: Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Hyderabad, Tripura, Baroda, Goa.Venue: Surat
Elite B: Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Andhra Pradesh. Venue: Indore
Elite C: Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Odisha, Railways, Bihar.Venue: Bangalore
Elite D: Delhi, Mumbai, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Pondicherry. Venue: Jaipur
Elite E: Bengal, Services, Jammu & Kashmir, Saurashtra, Haryana, Chandigarh. Venue: Kolkata
Plate Group: Uttarakhand, Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Sikkim. Venue: Tamil Nadu