Hyderabad managed to hold onto a draw against Mumbai on a slow pitch at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Uppal. The hosts resuming the fourth day’s play at 63 for 1 crawled to 276 for 6 to force a draw. Opener Shashank Nag scored a patient 57 before perishing at the stroke of lunch. AT Rayudu finally came good for his team to score 79 and Abhinav Kumar played a crucial hand with a 104-ball stay scoring 49. Left arm spinner Iqbal Abdulla toiled hard to take three wickets.
Originally posted 2009-12-04 17:35:35.