Orissa are staring at a follow-on after slipping down to 76 for 6 in reply to hosts Rajasthan's total of 423. Medium pacer Sumit Mathur picked up three wickets conceding just 8 runs in 5 overs while tall pace bowler Pankaj Singh did the early damage with two wickets. Rajasthan has bowled just the 23 overs to capture six wickets and they might enforce a follow on with the bowlers expected to be fresh enough.
Earlier, Rajasthan resuming the second day's play at 209 for 3 finished at 423 in 155.4 overs. Overnight batsman Robin Bist went onto score 127 from 236 balls with 16 fours. Puneet Yadav helped himself with 63 from 99 balls with 9 fours. For Orissa, swing bowler Basant Mohanty claimed four wickets.