Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mandeep Singh Slams Ton as Punjab Beat Jammu and Kashmir

Chasing a modest total of 228, Punjab were lifted by Mandeep Singh's knock of 103 as they beat Jammu and Kashmir by seven wickets to stay alive in the tournament.

Updated: November 11, 2014 11:34 IST
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Mandeep Singh struck 103 as Punjab successfully chased down a victory target of 228 set by Jammu and kashmir to keep their hopes in the north zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy alive. (Also read: Sehwag-Gambhir flop show continues)

Batting first, Jammu and Kashmir scored 227 in 49.3 overs with wicketkeeper-batsman Adil Rishi scoring 67 and Hardeep Singh scored 37. Skipper Parveez Rasool scored 26.

In reply, Punjab scored the runs in 43 overs with Mandeep scoring 103 off 115 balls with 10 fours and a six while Yuvraj Singh smashed 40 off 33 balls with three fours and three sixes.

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