Manprit Juneja is quite an unheard name in the cricketing world. But this 21-year-old has made a mark in history by becoming only the fourth Indian to score a double century on first class debut - a record that even a Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar or Rahul Dravid do not possess!
The Uttar Pradesh-Mumbai Ranji Elite Group A match ended in a draw at the Dr.Akhilesh Das Stadium in Lucknow. Mumbai batting first after winning the toss, put up 414 in their first innings with Wicket Keeper Opener Sushant Marathe scoring 102.
The Gujarat-Tamil Nadu Ranji Elite Group B match ended in a high scoring draw at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera, Ahmedabad. This four-day game saw two double centuries - first from India Test hopeful Abhinav Mukund (220) for Tamil Nadu and the second one was from Manprit Juneja (201*).
The Group A Ranji Elite match between Railways and Orissa at the Karnail Singh Stadium in Delhi has just finished in a draw. Railways has got the better of the game with three points because of their first innings lead.