ALI MURTAZA

  • Duleep Trophy final: Exciting finish on cards as Central Zone make comeback October 31, 2014

    New Delhi: After two days of shoddy performance, Central Zone finally lifted their game on Friday to grab a crucial lead and ensure that the Duleep Trophy final against South Zone heads for an exciting finish with a couple of days still left. After Ali Murtaza and Piyush Chawla rattled the...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: UP need 278 runs to win against Karnataka January 10, 2014

    Bangalore: Uttar Pradesh came back strongly to keep their hopes alive for an interesting finish as they needed another 278 runs with nine wickets in hand to register an outright victory over Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal at Chinnaswamy stadium on Friday. Batting first, Karnataka had scored 349 all out...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: UP qualify for Ranji quarterfinals January 2, 2014

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh sealed their berth in the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals after their final Group B league match against Railways ended in a draw on the fourth and final day here on Thursday. Uttar Pradesh ended at second spot in Group B, ahead of Bengal who also qualified for the...
  • Pune Warriors hand Delhi the wooden spoon May 19, 2013

    Pune: Before their home fans who turned out in good numbers at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium on Sunday afternoon Pune Warriors prevailed in the battle of the basementdwellers, leaving Delhi Daredevils to hold the IPL 6 wooden spoon. In a match of no real significance, Pune pipped...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B, Round 8, Day 4: UP beat Tamil Nadu by 195 runs December 25, 2012

    Chennai: Leftarm spinners Praveen Gupta and Ali Murtaza shared seven wickets between them to help Uttar Pradesh script a massive 195run victory over Tamil Nadu. Chasing a improbable target of 421 run to win on the final day, Tamil Nadu failed to capitalise on a good start given by their...