Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Hyderabad, Nov 15:

Odisha skipper Govinda Poddar scored his maiden double hundred on the third day of the ongoing Ranji Trophy match against Assam at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad today.


Smashing 21 fours and two sixes, Poddar scored 225 off 364 deliveries before getting out in the 127th over of the innings.

Riding the captain’s double ton, Odisha managed to get past Assam’s first innings total of 301.

Odisha has taken a lead of 158 runs at stumps on Day 3.