Basant Mohanty

  • Ranji Trophy, Group A: Jaffer's 125 drives Mumbai against Odisha December 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Wasim Jaffer led from the front and cracked his 35th Ranji century to guide Mumbai to 242 for 2 on day one of their Ranji Trophy, Group A clash against Odisha at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday. The Mumbai captain remained unbeaten on 125 at stumps and his innings...
  • Chance for youngsters as India A take on NZ A in 50-over contest September 7, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: After a string of low scores in List A as well as first-class games, Unmukt Chand will like to make amends as he leads India A against New Zealand A in the opening encounter of the three-match one-day series here on Sunday. The India A's one-day squad is quite different...
  • Ranji Trophy: Odisha claim outright win at the right time November 22, 2012

    It was 23 November, 2008 when Odisha won their last Ranji Trophy match against Punjab before Tuesday's six-wicket win over Haryana in Lahli. That outright victory has given Odisha a new lease of life and confidence to their 2012-13 season campaign. It's hard to believe that it took Odisha – who...
  • Ranji Trophy, Round 3: Odisha finally win, a record is reclaimed November 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Round three of the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy season produced just two wins, one of which ended a four-year drought for Odisha, and of the ten draws only three could be termed as hard-fought. The round also saw 25 centuries scored, with Services veteran Yashpal Singh making his...
  • Ranji Trophy Group B, Round 3, Day 1: Mohanty takes five-for, Haryana 66 all out November 17, 2012

    Lahli: Basant Mohanty's aggressive spell at a seamer friendly conditions here helped Odisha to bundle out Haryana for a paltry 66. Mohanty claimed a five-wicket haul and Biplab Samantray claimed three wickets, while Alok Mangaraj and Deepak Behera claimed one wicket each. Odisha made the right decision of electing to...
  • East Zone fight back on Day 1 in Duleep Trophy October 14, 2012

    Visakhapatnam: Jharkhand batsman Saurabh Tiwary and Orissa allrounder Basant Mohanty scripted an impressive recovery with an undefeated century-plus stand as East Zone reached 187 for 6 at stumps on day one of their Duleep Trophy semi-final against South Zone. While Tiwary remained undefeated on 84, Mohanty did well on his part...
  • Duleep Trophy: Dinda puts East on brink of final February 6, 2012

    New Delhi: East Zone are all but through to the final of the Duleep Trophy as Ashok Dinda's fiery spell ensured an all-important first-innings lead of 28 runs against North Zone on the penultimate day at the Feroz Shah Kotla. The India-hopeful had career-best figures of eight for 123 to show...