|Ranji Trophy 2022-23: Arjun Tendulkar scores fifty on Ranji debut in opposition to Rajasthan|
Ranji Trophy: Arjun Tendulkar scores fifty on Ranji debut in opposition to Rajasthan. Courtesy: Reuters
By India Today Web Desk: Arjun Tendulkar, on Wednesday, December 14, scored his maiden half-century within the Ranji Trophy in opposition to Rajasthan. The left-handed batter put his finest foot ahead in his maiden first-class match.
He was unbeaten on 4 off 15 balls after he got here to bat at quantity seven on Day 1 of the match on the Goa Cricket Association Academy. On Day 2, Tendulkar upped the ante and confirmed what he’s able to.
He introduced up his half-century and was batting on 67 runs off 121 balls with 10 fours and a six when the article was written. Arjun’s knock additionally took Goa previous the 300-run mark. He got here to bat after Goa misplaced the essential wicket of SD Lad within the 79th over with the rating at 196 for the lack of 4 wickets.
Arjun additionally acquired respectable help from Suyash Prabhudessai, who went on to attain 100. For Goa, Snehal Kauthankar additionally scored a half-century.
Arjun made his U19 debut again in 2018 throughout a tour of Sri Lanka, however didn’t participate within the World Cup. He performed a few matches for Mumbai within the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy, after which he was picked to play for the Mumbai Indians (MI) within the Indian Premier League (IPL).
However, he didn’t get an opportunity to take the sector for the five-time IPL champions. Head coach Mahela Jayawardene stated that Arjun wanted to work on sure features of his sport to make it to a taking part in XI.
Earlier this 12 months, Arjun shifted to Goa after getting an NOC from Mumbai cricket.