Rayudu, Rassol shine as warm-up game against Australia ends in draw

Rassol normally bats at No 4 for his state side Jammu and Kashmir but due to presence of India discards and senior first-class players was sent in at No 8 and he showed why he has scored nearly 600 runs in the last Ranji season.

updated: February 13, 2013 18:54 IST
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Chennai: Ambati Rayudu struck a fluent 87 while Jammu and Kashmir youngster Parvez Rassol showed his all-round prowess with an useful batting contribution as the two-day warm-up match between Board President's XI and Australia ended in a tame draw on Wednesday.

After Australia were all-out for 241 on Tuesday, the Board President's XI were dismissed for 230 in 68.3 overs at the Guru Nanak College ground.

With a result out of question, Australians came out to bat and scored 15 for no loss in their second essay before the umpires decided to call off the match with consent from both the captains.

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