Mumbai in command vs Saurashtra after Aditya Tare's double ton, century for Rohit Sharma

Resuming on 306 for two, Tare and Sharma were rarely troubled by the Saurashtra bowlers after the two started from their overnight scores of 122 and 72, respectively.

updated: December 16, 2012 20:28 IST
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Rajkot: Aditya Tare struck a double century while Rohit Sharma slammed a ton as Mumbai took command after posting a mammoth 606/5 declared in their Group A match against Saurashtra on Sunday. (File photo: Rohit Sharma)

Tare, the 25-year-old right-handed wicketkeeper-batsman, hit 31 fours and a six during his 417-balls knock. He spent 369 minutes at the crease. This was the first time Tare crossed the three-figure mark in first-class cricket.

Tare's teammate, Rohit Sharma scored 166 off 254 balls and spent just 109 minutes in the middle. The batsman's knock was decorated with 16 fours and a six.

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