- Patidar pushes one towards the cover region.
- Mumbai had failed to create chances with the morning sun
- Yash Dubey and Shubham Sharma had sailed through much of the morning session
Bengaluru: Rajat Patidar brought up his century on Day 4 of the ongoing Ranji Trophy Final against Mumbai. Earlier, Patidar and skipper Aditya Shrivastava helped Madhya Pradesh take first innings lead and gain significant advantage against Mumbai on Day 4 of the ongoing Ranji Trophy Final at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
However, soon after, Shrivastava lost his wicket to Mohit Avasthi and he departed after scoring 25. Madhya Pradesh had ended Day 3 in a solid position and the side reached the score of 368/3, trailing by just six runs. Rajat Patidar and Aditya Shrivastava are currently unbeaten on 67 and 11 respectively.
Yash Dubey, who scored a magnificent century, fell to Shams Mulani for 133. Earlier, Mukesh Avasthi dismissed Shubham Sharma for 116 to give Mumbai a much needed breakthrough by breaking the 222-run partnership between him and Yash Dubey, who also hit a century and is still going strong.
Earlier, Yash Dubey had brought up his century in the 75th over of the innings. Mumbai had posted 374 in the first innings after Sarfaraz Khan played a 134-run knock.