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Vidarbha vs MP Day 4 LIVE: Vidarbha firmly in driver’s seat in semifinal

Vidarbha vs MP Day 4 LIVE: Vidarbha firmly in driver’s seat in semifinal

Day 4 will be extremely crucial for both the teams as the match is finely poised. Madhya Pradesh will need to quickly clean up Vidarbha's tail and chase a difficult score on a tough batting surface, while Vidarbha will look to add a few quick runs before trying to bowl MP out in the fourth innings.

Vidarbha vs Madhya Pradesh Day 4 LIVE Score (VID vs MP): Day 4 of the second semi final between Madhya Pradesh and Vidarbha promises to be an exciting one with both teams firmly in the reckoning to grab a spot in the final against Mumbai. Vidarbha needed a gritty batting display on Day 3 after conceding the lead to Madhya Pradesh in the first innings. They did just that, and now have a sizable lead of 261 runs to put themselves firmly in the driver’s seat. Vidarbha are at 343/6 and will look to add a few runs before trying to bowl MP out grab their spot in the finale.

Vidarbha vs MP Live Scorecard

An all-round batting display

Vidarbha were nowhere near their best in the first innings but brought their A-game on Day 3 of the match. Vidarbha started the day on backfoot with 13/1 as MP led by 69 runs. However, the Vidarbha batters contributed unanimously to help the team gain an upper hand by the time the play ended on Day 3. Opener Dhruv Shorey chipped in with 40 runs before number 4 batter Aman Mokhade scored 59 runs. Karun Nair had a good start too, but departed at 38 runs.

Vidarbha needed a big score and lengthy partnership to put MP in the back foot and it arrived in the form of Yash Rathod and Akshay Wadkar. The duo stitched up a partnership of 158 runs to put Vidarbha firmly in the driver’s seat. While Wadkar departed on 77 runs at the fag end of day’s play, Rathod remained not out on 97 runs at the end of day’s play.

Vidarbha vs Madhya Pradesh Day 4

Day 4 will be extremely crucial for both the teams as the match is finely poised. Madhya Pradesh will need to quickly clean up Vidarbha’s tail and chase a difficult score on a tough batting surface, while Vidarbha will look to add a few quick runs before trying to bowl MP out in the fourth innings.

Key Points: VID vs MP

  • MP: 252 all out (Mantri 126, Solanki 26, Jain 30)
  • Vidarbha: 343/6 (Rathod 97*, Sarwate 14*)
  • Vidarbha lead by: 261 runs
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