Bhubaneswar: The home team Odisha was defeated by Uttar Pradesh by 10 wickets on the fourth and last day of their Ranji Trophy Elite Group-C match here at KIIT Cricket Stadium today.
Resuming their second innings at the overnight score of 180 for seven, Odisha lost the tail enders in quick succession. As a result, Odisha team grabbed 221 runs for the loss of all wickets and set up an easy target of 41 runs for the visiting team.
For the Uttar Pradesh team, two young pacers Shivam Mavi and Ankit Rajpoot bagged five and four wickets respectively.
The opening pair of visiting team completed the target without losing any wicket in the first session of the day.
Akashdeep Nath was awarded as Man of the Match for his valuable contribution.
Odisha will next meet Assam at Nehru Stadium in Guwahati from Nov 20 to 23.
Scoreboard:-Odisha: (First innings) 256/10 and 221/10 (Second Innings)
Uttar Pradesh: (First innings) 437/10 and 44 for no loss (Second innings).