Arup eight-for puts Assam into semis

Assam 323 (Syed Mohammad 121, Das 46, Kaul 4-99) and 101 (Arup 31, Sran 5-43, Kaul 4-25) beat Punjab 137 (Sidhana 80, Arup 3-41) and 236 (Gurkeerat 64, Arup 8-83) by 51 runs

File photo: Arup Das (second from left) returned match figures of 11 for 124 © PTI

Assam needed just 20 balls on the fourth day to take the final two wickets to put them in the semi-finals of the Ranji Trophy.

Arup Das, who finished with figures of 8 for 83, took both the wickets in consecutive overs as Punjab could only manage 12 runs of the required 64 at the start of the day.

Punjab were ultimately bowled out for 236, succumbing to a 51-run loss.

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Source: ESPN Crickinfo

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