Vijay Hazare Trophy: Yuvraj Singh struggles as Railways thrash Punjab in quarters

Chasing 243 for win on a tricky Eden Gardens wicket, a star-studded Punjab team comprising Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh were bowled out for 105.

updated: March 12, 2014 22:55 IST
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Kolkata: Railways on Wednesday routed a star-studded Punjab team comprising of superstars like Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh by a massive 137-run margin to enter the semi-finals of the national one-day championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Railways will meet hosts Bengal in the semi-final which promises to be an exciting affair after an ill-tempered Ranji Trophy quarter-final at the same venue a couple of months back with discarded India spinner Murali Kartik being one of the central characters due to 'Mankading' controversy. (Read: Yuvraj backs India's powerhouse batting line-up to deliver in Twenty20 World Cup)

Railways won a good toss and their skipper Mahesh Rawat led from the front scoring a classy run-a-ball 108 in team's fighting total of 242.

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