Cooch Behar Trophy: Arjun Tendulkar Picks Up 5 Wicket Against MP


Mumbai: Arjun Tendulkar, son of cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, on Wednesday returned with a five wicket-haul for Mumbai Under-19 in a Cooch Behar Trophy match against Madhya Pradesh.

Arjun, a promising left arm seamer, ended with figures of 5-95 in 26 overs in the second innings of the match played at the MCA’s Bandra-Kurla Complex here. In the first innings, Arjun had figures of 1-42. The match was drawn and Mumbai took the first innings lead to grab three points.

Madhya Pradesh U-19 scored 361 in their first innings after being put into bat, Mumbai replied strongly by putting on board 506 all out to take the lead. In the second innings, Madhya Pradesh declared for 411/8 and Mumbai were 47/1 in their second innings when the match was declared drawn.