Karnataka captain Manish Pandey hit a blistering century against Railways, KV Siddharth also scored a hundred.
Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey wreaks havoc on bowlers in Ranji Trophy
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Manish Pandey (Manish Pandey) Have created a ruckus in the very first match of Ranji Trophy. Manish Pandey wreaked havoc on the railway bowlers. The Karnataka captain scored a century while batting at the IG Gurunanak College Ground in Chennai. Manish Pandey played just 83 balls for the century.
The amazing thing is that Manish Pandey batted out of his style. Taking a very aggressive stance, Pandey took the news of the railway bowlers fiercely. Manish Pandey hit 150 runs in 115 balls till the writing of the news, in which 10 sixes and 11 fours came off his bat.
Karnataka did not start well. Opener Mayank Agarwal was run out on a personal score of 16 and Devdutt Padikkal also lost his wicket after scoring 21 runs. After this, Samarth and Siddharth took over the team with a good partnership, but the pair was broken by Avinash Yadav. After this Pandey came to the crease and he rained fours and sixes.
Manish Pandey completed his half century in just 46 balls which included 4 sixes. Pandey became more dangerous after scoring a half-century and he also completed his century in the next 37 balls.
Let us tell you that Manish Pandey is often trolled for his slow batting. Questions have been raised on his strike rate in IPL as well. But in the Ranji Trophy before the IPL, this batsman has changed his style of playing. Manish Pandey has been bought by Lucknow Supergiants in IPL 2022 auction for a whopping price of 4.60 crores. It seems that Manish Pandey has liked the trust of Lucknow.