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newscricket9 months ago

Suryakumar Yadav to lead Mumbai in 2020/21 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Mumbai Indians superstar Suryakumar Yadav, who lit IPL 2020 up with his audacity and his weight of runs, will lead Mumbai in the forthcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in the absence of Shreyas Iyer. Iyer is believed to be nursing a shoulder injury, which is set to rule him out of the competition.
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featurecricketa year ago

Chandrakant Pandit - The hard task-master on a mission to democratize his 'unique' philosophy

If you ever have witnessed a Chandrakant Pandit net session carefully, you might fail to understand his process at first - one moment, he seems like a best friend to his wards and a moment later, a hard task-master. A coach of varied philosophy, you might say.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - Karun Nair leads Karnataka into quarter-finals

A captain’s knock from Karun Nair led Karnataka to an emphatic eight-wicket win over Baroda to seal their quarter-final spot in the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy season. Elsewhere, Himachal Pradesh and Mumbai inched closer to wins in their respective clashes against Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy | U19 talents are only way out for Mumbai cricket, attests Aditya Tare

Mumbai skipper Aditya Tare has admitted that their poor performance in all three departments cost the record champions a place in the knockout phase this season, the second season in a row. Tare believes that U19 stars like Yashasvi Jaiswal and Divyansh Saxena are the way forward for the side.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Abhimanyu Easwaran returns for Rajasthan clash; Aditya Tare to continue leading Mumbai

Abhimanyu Easwaran, who is currently representing the India ‘A’ side in Christchurch, will return to India post the first unofficial Test and will lead Bengal in their upcoming Ranji clash against Rajasthan. Meanwhile, Aditya Tare will continue to lead Mumbai despite the return of Suryakumar Yadav.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - Sarfaraz Khan hits triple century, MP survive late scare

22-year-old Sarfaraz Khan became the seventh Mumbaikar to hit a triple century for the state, when he scored an unbeaten 301 against Uttar Pradesh to help Mumbai clinch a crucial three points. Meanwhile, Madhya Pradesh survived a late scare to hold onto a draw against Saurashtra.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - All four matches drawn in fifth round

All fifth round matches in Elite Group B ended up with a drawn result. While it was sensible batting from the likes of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Baroda against Saurashtra, Mumbai, and Uttar Pradesh helped them draw, it was a last-ball thriller between Madhya Pradesh and Railways that took the cake.
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reportcricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - Naman Ojha, Yash Dubey lead Madhya Pradesh fightback against Railways

Naman Ojha’s century and Yash Dubey’s unbeaten 79 ensured Madhya Pradesh ended day three with a 188-run lead over Railways. Saurashtra enforced the follow-on against Karnataka, while Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh inched closer to a first-innings lead over Tamil Nadu and Baroda respectively.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - Saurashtra, Uttar Pradesh, and Mumbai in commanding positions

Courtesy of their mammoth first-innings scores, Saurashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Mumbai ended day two of the fifth round matches in commanding positions against Baroda, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu respectively. In another game, Railways took a 120-run first-innings lead over Madhya Pradesh.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Aditya Tare to lead Mumbai against Tamil Nadu in Suryakumar Yadav's absence

As Suryakumar Yadav is set to travel with the India ‘A’ team to New Zealand, Aditya Tare will take over Mumbai's captaincy duty for their next Ranji game against Tamil Nadu. Tare, who had led the team to its last Ranji triumph in the 2015-16 season, has been undergoing a terrible run of form.
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