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newscricketa year ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | GUJ v SAUR - Bowlers backup Sheldon Jackon ton to put Saurashtra in command

Saurashtra’s bowlers carried on the momentum given to them by Sheldon Jackson’s century to put their side into a commanding position over Gujarat in the first semi-final of the 2019-20 Ranji season. Gujarat were six down, still trailing by 185 runs when play ended on the second day in Rajkot.
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newscricketa year ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | AP v SAU - Strong middle-order crushes Andhra’s lingering hopes

A strong performance from Saurashtra’s middle-order ended all lingering hopes of an Andhra comeback on the penultimate day of play in the fourth quarter-final in Ongole. Half-centuries from Avi Barot, Prerak Mankad, and DA Jadeja helped the visitors stretch their lead to 658 runs.
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newscricketa year ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | AP v SAUR - Jaydev Unadkat, D Jadeja trigger Andhra collapse

Skipper Jaydev Unadkat’s four-fer and left-arm spinner D Jadeja’s three-fer helped Saurashtra bowl Andhra out for 136 in the fourth quarter-final at Ongole. Despite a 283-run first-innings lead, Saurashtra batted again and reached 93 for two in their second bout at stumps on day three.
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newscricketa year ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group B - Sarfaraz Khan falls short of another ton; TN in control against Baroda

Following his unbeaten double hundred to go with the triple hundred in the innings before, Sarfaraz Khan finally fell on 78 in Mumbai’s eighth round clash against Saurashtra. Elsewhere, Tamil Nadu had Baroda bowled out for 174 in their first bout, before reaching 135 for no loss at stumps.
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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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reportcricket2 years ago

Duleep Trophy | Akshay Wakhare claims five-for as India Red emerge champions

Akshay Wakhare ripped through India Green's batting unit with a five-wicket haul to help Red win the Duleep Trophy title at the M. Chinnaswamy stadium in Bengaluru. After trailing by 157 runs in the first innings, India Green could score only 119 in the second to suffer an innings-and-38-run loss.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy | Four Vidarbha players selected in Faiz Fazal-led SportsCafe Team of the Tournament

As the Ranji Trophy has finally come to an end, it is time to look back at one of the most path-breaking seasons ever, with Vidarbha scripting history. We, at SportsCafe, have gone through the numbers and put them in context to form the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 team of the tournament.
Bastab K Parida