RANJI TROPHY 2012 2013

  • Ranji Trophy Group B, Round 5, Day 1: Badrinath, UP bowlers shine December 1, 2012

    Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh took the advantage in Kanpur on Saturday by dismissing Baroda for 254 and then reaching stumps at 18 for 0. Suresh Rainas decision to field was vindicated when his newball bowlers snuffed out three early wickets, and then as Piyush Chawla spun out three wickets to peg...
  • Ranji Trophy, round 3: Jharkhand chase Assam, J&K maiden win November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The fourth round of the 201213 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others having moved up the points table with draws in round three, the middle area is getting packed and that puts...
  • Dinda back to Ranji after being standby for a day November 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Bengal speedster Ashok Dinda is all set to be released by the Indian team management so that he can join his state team for the third round Ranji Trophy encounter against Gujarat starting from November 17 at Eden Gardens. After Ishant Sharma was diagnosed with viral fever, the...
  • HCA announces Ranji squad; Lagnajit in Odisha team November 12, 2012

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) on Monday announced its team for their Ranji Trophy Group A league match against Saurashtra here from November 17. The Team: VVS Laxman (Captain), D B Ravi Teja, P Akshat Reddy, N Arjun Yadav, B Sandeep, GH Vihari, Ahmed Quadri, Ibraheem Khaleel, P Kaneshk Naidu,...
  • Mumbai earn 3 points against Rajasthan November 12, 2012

    Jaipur: Riding on Abhishek Nayar's unbeaten century on the last day, Mumbai piled up 579 runs to overhaul Rajasthan's first innings' total of 478, and gain 3 points from the match on the basis of first innings lead. Resuming from their overnight toal of 360 for 3, night watchman Kshemal Waigankar...
  • Mumbai well on course to take first innings lead against Rajasthan November 11, 2012

    Jaipur: Hiken Shah's unbeaten century and Rohit Sharma's splendid halfcentury put Mumbai in a commendable position as they piled up 360 for 3 at the close of the day three in their Group A encounter against Rajasthan at Jaipur. They're trailing by just 128 runs and look set to surpass...
  • Ranji Trophy: Coach Mohanty rues Odisha batsmen's approach November 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Odisha coach Debasish Mohanty has criticized his batsmen for not applying themselves at the crease in the team's first innings on day one against Delhi at the Feroz Shah Kotla. "The batsmen failed to apply themselves at the crease and were early onto their shots," said Mohanty after...
  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 2, Day 1: Spinners put Jharkhand in charge November 9, 2012

    Jamshedpur: In the big Group C match at the Keenan Stadium that pitted two teams with seven points against each other, hosts Jharkhand took control by bowling Assam out for 179 on Friday. Jharkhand captain Shahbaz Nadeems decision to put Assam in to bat was vindicated, as he and Sunny...
  • Ranji Trophy Group A, Round 2, Day 1: Saha, Shukla revive Bengal November 9, 2012

    Mohali: Wriddhiman Saha scored his third halfcentury in as many innings to keep Bengal fighting at 280 for 7 in testing conditions at the PCA Stadium on Friday. Sahas 124run alliance with Laxmi Ratan Shukla (62) proved vital to the visitors chances on an engaging days play against Group A...
  • Ranji Trophy: Kanitkar, Saxena tons power Rajasthan to 269/2 November 9, 2012

    Jaipur: Rajasthan skipper Hrishikesh Kanitkar and opener Vineet Saxena struck fine centuries while adding 220 for the second wicket to power the Ranji Trophy holders to 269 for 2 on day one of their secondround match against Mumbai here on Friday. The day began with Rohit Sharma, leading Mumbai in the...
  • Tiwary to captain Bengal against Punjab November 5, 2012

    Kolkata: India batsman Manoj Tiwary will lead Bengal's 15member squad against Punjab in their Ranji Trophy match to be held from November 9 to 12 at Mohali. In Group A, Bengal collected three points against Rajasthan after their opening match ended in a draw at Eden Gardens on Monday. Bengal Squad: Manoj...
  • Prasad surprised at Raina's Test omission November 5, 2012

    Ghaziabad: Former India fast bowler and bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad has expressed surprise over the nonselection of Suresh Raina in Indias 15man squad for the first two Tests against England. "I am not fully satisfied with it [team selection] and Raina should have definitely been in the side. Every player deserves...
  • Ranji Trophy Group B: Baroda opt for three points November 5, 2012

    Vadodara: Baroda took three points from a draw with Karnataka after batting the visitors out of the equation at the Moti Bagh Stadium on Sunday. From 115 for 4 overnight a lead of 237 Baroda marched on after the loss of Irfan Pathan for 38 soon into the...
  • Have to start my season on a positive note: Rohit November 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Rohit Sharma, who has been in and out of the national limited overs squads, said he was looking forward to the eight home Tests that the Indian cricket team would play this season to force his way in. "I'm always working towards that. There are certain things that are not...