Vijay Hazare Trophy: Virender Sehwag-Gautam Gambhir Flop Show Continues as Himachal Pradesh Beat Delhi

Virender Sehwag scored 11 and Gautam Gambhir hit 23 as Delhi lost by 13 runs to Himachal Pradesh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Updated: November 11, 2014 00:26 IST
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Sehwag and Gambhir during an ODI vs West Indies in 2011.


Dharamsala: Heavyweights Delhi are in serious trouble of getting eliminated at the group league stage after Himachal Pradesh beat Gautam Gambhir-led team by 13 runs in a north zone leg of the Vijay Hazare One day championship on Monday. (Yuvraj Fails as Punjab Lose to Haryana)

Delhi now have lost two out of their three zonal matches having lost the opening round game against Jammu and Kashmir before winning against Punjab in the next game. (Sehwag, Gambhir Woes Continue)

Delhi are in sight of getting eliminated of the National One Day Championships for the second season in a row having failed to cross the initial hurdle during last edition also. Batting first, Delhi scored 244 for six in 50 overs with opener Raghav Dhawan scoring 89 off 120 balls with nine fours and two sixes. Ashish Nehra was clobbered for 68 runs from 10 overs. In reply, Gambhir (23), Sehwag (11) continued their poor form with the bat as Delhi were all-out for 231 in 50 overs with Raghav picking up three for 47. India A player Rishi Dhawan and former IPL player Vikramjit Malik got two wickets apiece.

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