Sachin Tendulkar, a former Indian cricketer, hailed Bihar batter Sakibul Gani on Saturday for a “good performance” in his first Ranji Trophy match.
On Friday, Sakibul Gani made history by being the first player to hit a triple century in a first-class match. The batter accomplished the feat during the ongoing Ranji Trophy Plate Group match against Mizoram at the Jadavpur University Campus 2nd Ground in Kolkata.
Tendulkar congratulated Sakibul Gani on his triple century in his first Ranji Trophy match.
Sakibul Gani deserves praise for a strong showing in his first Ranji Trophy encounter.
Keep going, “Tendulkar sent out a tweet.With 56 fours and two sixes, the batter scored 341 runs off just 405 balls.
He maintained his strike rate of 84.20 percent.Ajinkya Rahane made a century for Mumbai against Saurashtra on Day 1 of the Ranji Trophy on Thursday.
Yash Dhull, a Delhi batsman, also hit a century on his first-class debut against Tamil Nadu in Guwahati.
The Ranji Trophy will be split into two halves, with the pre-Indian Premier League (IPL) phase set to take place from February 10 to March 15. From May 30 through June 26, the post-IPL phase will take place.
This season’s Ranji Trophy will include 64 matches spread over 62 days.