Sarfaraz Khan's magic continues in Ranji, included in first-class particular membership

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Mumbai batsman Sarfaraz Khan is in his greatest kind within the present Ranji Trophy. Sarfaraz carried out effectively within the third match in a row and has additionally made a spot within the data e book. Sarfaraz Khan scored 301 * and 226 * respectively within the final two innings after which was dismissed for 78 towards Saurashtra on Tuesday. Be conscious that the Ranji Trophy Group B match between Mumbai and Saurashtra is being performed in Rajkot.

Casey Ibrahim held prime

Sarfaraz Khan might have missed a century on Tuesday, however earlier than the dismissal of Kamlesh Makwana, he scored a complete of 605 first-class runs and joined a particular membership. <! –

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                 Thus he’s solely the fifth Indian batsman to have scored greater than 600 first-class runs with out shedding wickets. KC Ibrahim holds the file for probably the most runs scored earlier than being dismissed. Ibrahim scored 709 runs earlier than being dismissed in 1947–48. Apart from Ibrahim, Graeme Hick (645), Vijay Merchant (634), Patsy Hendren (630), Subramanian Badrinath (625) and Pankaj Dharmani (608) are forward of Sarfaraz.

Most runs earlier than being dismissed

Run

The batsman

12 months

709

Casey Ibrahim

1947/48

645

Graeme hick

1990

634

Vijay Merchant

1941/42

630

Patsy Hendren

1929/30

625

Subramanyam Badrinath

2007/08

608

Pankaj Dharmani

1999/00

605

Sarfaraz Khan

2019/20 *

575

ED Week

1950

558

F. Jackman

1951

545

RP Simpson

1959/60

538

VVS Laxman

1997/98

530

VVS Laxman

1999/00

Only final month did this superb

Sarfaraz Khan lifted Mumbai from a poor place of 88/four to achieve a rating of 197/four earlier than being dismissed. He hit 9 fours and two sixes throughout his innings. Sarfaraz Khan surpassed former Indian batsman VVS Laxman and former Caribbean batsman Everton Weeks. Last month Sarfaraz grew to become the second Indian batsman after WV Raman to attain a double century after scoring a triple century in first-class cricket. Raman scored 313 and 200 * runs in 1989.

Mumbai's seventh batsman to attain a triple century

Sarfaraz of Mumbai began enjoying for Uttar Pradesh within the center, however returned to Mumbai earlier than the beginning of final season. It is to be famous that Sarfaraz Khan grew to become the seventh Mumbai batsman to attain a triple century within the Ranji Trophy. Earlier Sunil Gavaskar, Sanjay Manjrekar, Wasim Jaffer, Rohit Sharma, Vijay Merchant and Ajit Wadekar have accomplished this feat.

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