MAHESH RAWAT

  • Ranji Trophy, Rd 8, Group A wrap: Rawat shines as Railways inch towards 1st innings lead January 30, 2015

    Kolkata: Skipper Mahesh Rawat's fluent half-century kept Railways with a bright chance of getting the first innings lead against hosts Bengal in a group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy on Friday. In reply to Bengal's first innings score of 268, Rawat's unbeaten 56 helped Railways reach 219 for six in...
  • Ranji Trophy: Angry Railways captain speaks to match referee on Eden strip January 28, 2015

    New Delhi: Unhappy with the Eden Gardens strip, an angry Railways captain Mahesh Rawat spoke to the match referee Prakash J Bhat and expressed his displeasure about the pitch on offer for their do-or-die Ranji Trophy cricket match against Bengal starting tomorrow in Kolkata. "During the mandatory captains' meeting today, Mahesh...
  • Bengal, Railways clash in must win Ranji Trophy January 28, 2015

    Kolkata: With time running out fast for both the teams, Bengal and Railways will face off on Thursday in a must-win match to keep themselves in contention for quarters of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament. Bengal will stick to their ploy of three-spin attack but more than the team combination it's...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 2: Tamil Nadu get past Jammu & Kashmir at a canter on Day 3 December 16, 2014

    After humbling big boys Mumbai in their opening encounter, Jammu and Kashmir failed to weave their magic once again as they lost to Tamil Nadu by 277 runs on the third day of the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match. Chasing a mammoth 409 for a win in the four-day encounter...
  • Ranji Trophy: Mumbai hoping for turnaround after shock defeat December 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Domestic heavyweights Mumbai will like to get over their defeat against Jammu and Kashmir in the opening round as they face tricky opponents in Railways in the second group league match of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, on Sunday. Jammu and Kashmir in their first meeting against Mumbai convincingly...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Railways hold edge over Bengal chasing 271 January 11, 2014

    Kolkata: Railways captain Murali Kartik took the attack back to the opposition camp with a timely halfcentury as the visitors need another 154 runs with seven wickets in hand as their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal against hosts Bengal hangs in balance at the end of the fourth day. Chasing a target of...
  • Rawat's unbeaten century gives Railways edge against Bengal January 9, 2014

    Kolkata: Railways' experienced campaigner Mahesh Rawat proved to be the thorn in the flesh for Bengal as he stood tall with an unbeaten century to lead the visiting team's recovery on day two of the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal on Thursday. Propelled by Rawat's unbeaten 105 in an undefeated 191run partnership with...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Railways bounce back against Rajasthan November 22, 2013

    Jaipur: Railways' tailenders came up with some valuable contributions to help the team make 283 in its first innings before its bowlers reduced Rajasthan to 142 for 6 on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group B match on Friday. Overnight 223 for 7, Railways rode on wicketkeeper Mahesh Rawat's...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 6: Saurashtra, Gujarat gain outright wins December 11, 2012

    Rajkot: Ravindra Jadeja firmed up his chances of making a Test debut for India this week with a fourwicket haul of leftarm spin as Saurashtra beat Bengal by 270 runs on Monday to jump to second place in the Ranji Trophy Group A table. The 24yearold, who on the weekend...
  • Railways keeper Rawat takes record 7 catches February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Railways wicketkeeper Mahesh Rawat has set a national record in List A matches as he pouched seven catches during his team's match against Madhya Pradesh (MP) in the Central Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare competition at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha on Thursday. Railways dismissed MP for a...