Skipper Agarwal's unbeaten ton, Sharath's fifty help Karnataka post 229/5 against Saurashtra

Updated: Feb 8 2023 5:55PM

Bengaluru, Feb 8 (PTI) Skipper Mayank Agarwal scored an unbeaten century as he rescued Karnataka from a poor start to guide the hosts to 229 for five against Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy semi-final here on Wednesday.

Sent in to bat, Karnataka were in some trouble, losing half their side for 112 in 40.3 overs.

But opener Agarwal (110 not out) held one end together and in the company of wicket-keeper Srinivas Sharath (58 not out) steadied the innings with an unbeaten 117-run partnership for the sixth wicket.