In the 2022 Ranji Trophy final between Mumbai and Madhya Pradesh, hitter Sarfaraz Khan brought up a hundred. Day 2 of the final clash at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore saw Sarfaraz Khan, the best run-getter of the season, who looked in good form.
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The batter actually raised his hundred with a ground four off Kumar Kartikeya. The ton came out of 190 bales with 12 limits. Reaching the triple digit mark, Mumbai also went 330/8 in 114 overs.
While many enjoyed the cricketer’s century, many found his celebratory gesture to be similar to that of the late singer Sidhu Moose Wala.
for Sarfaraz Khan!
In the first innings, Mumbai managed to score 352 runs with a loss of eight wickets. Despite an opening position of 87 between Prithvi Shaw (47 from 79 balls) and Yashasvi Jaiswal (78 from 163 balls), Mumbai could not convert more runs by the following hitters as they fought their way at 248 for five on the first day.
Madhya Pradesh picked wickets in the first session.
Sarfaraz Khan completed a solid as Mumbai added 103 points to their tally overnight to move to 351/8. #MPvMUM
For Madhya Pradesh, left arm spinner Kumar Kartikeya took a 1-for-91 wicket while setter Gaurav Yadav (23-5-68-0) was clearly unlucky. However, setter Anubhav Agarwal (19-3-56-2) and big off-spinner Saransh Jain (17-2-31-2) shared most of the spoils, with clever execution of the shots.