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Duleep Trophy Final: Yashasvi Jaiswal Scores Double-Century To Bring West Zone Back In Game
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Duleep Trophy Final: Yashasvi Jaiswal Scores Double-Century To Bring West Zone Back In Game

Young opener Yashasvi Jaiswal smashed his way to a double hundred in just about two-and-half sessions as West Zone took control of proceedings despite South's 57-run first innings lead on the third day of the Duleep Trophy final in Coimbatore. At the end of third day's play, West Zone were 376 for 3, courtesy Jaiswal's unbeaten 209 off 244 balls that had 23 boundaries and three sixes. West now have a lead of 319 runs and even if they declare at lunch on Day four, they will have five full sessions to force an outright victory although the track is getting easier for batting with no wear and tear.For South, it will be about batting out in the fourth innings and winning the trophy by virtue of first innings lead.Jaiswal had a 169-run third wicket stand with Shreyas Iyer (71) and another ...