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Twitter reacts after star-studded Mumbai avoid ‘choking’ in SMAT final against Himachal Pradesh

Despite chasing a paltry 144 in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy final, Mumbai were on the verge of succumbing to defeat against Himachal Pradesh. However, Sarfaraz Khan’s superb 31-ball 36 ensured to escape embarrassment as they reached the target with three wickets and as many balls to spare.
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newscricket2 months ago

SMAT | Twitter reacts as Prithvi Shaw hilariously emulates merry-go-round to end up beyond the pitch

Some cricketers are simply born entertainers and keep finding unique ways of amusing crowds every now and then. On Friday during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy encounter against Assam, Prithvi Shaw managed to entangle himself into all sorts of trouble but managed to survive with some hilarious batting.
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newscricket2 months ago

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2022 | Hrithik Shokeen becomes first impact player for Delhi against Manipur

Hritik Shokeen has become a part of the history books as Delhi became the first team to use the impact player rule in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Shokeen replaced opener Hiten Dalal during the second innings and contributed with a couple of scalps in a 71-run victory over Manipur.
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newscricket2 months ago

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2022-23 | Ajinkya Rahane to lead Mumbai squad, Prithvi Shaw and Shardul Thakur also included in team

Ajinkya Rahane is all set to captain a star-studded Mumbai squad, including Prithvi Shaw and Shardul Thakur in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy for the upcoming season starting on October 11. Rahane recently led West Zone to a title run in the Duleep Trophy and would like to achieve the same feat.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | Ajinkya Rahane set to return to cricket in Duleep Trophy for Mumbai

As per the TOI, Ajinkya Rahane has recovered from the hamstring injury that he suffered during IPL 2022 and will make his comeback to competitive cricket for Mumbai in the upcoming Duleep Trophy, starting on September 10. Rahane, 34, will join Mumbai’s off-season camp early next week.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2022 | Chandrakant Pandit is the Alex Ferguson of Ranji Trophy, Dinesh Karthik hails MP coach

Dinesh Karthik has praised Chandrakant Pandit for coaching Madhya Pradesh to their maiden Ranji Trophy title and compared him with a renowned football manager Alex Ferguson. Pandit has won three Ranji Trophy titles in the coaching capacity with Mumbai and two with Vidarbha in the past.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2022 | We are extremely emotional from inside, reveals Aditya Shrivastava

Madhya Pradesh captain Aditya Shrivastava has revealed that the team members are trying to laugh out their emotions but they are extremely emotional from the inside after winning the maiden title. Madhya Pradesh beat Mumbai by six wickets in Bangalore to achieve the historic milestone.
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newscricket5 months ago

Madhya Pradesh wins maiden Ranji Trophy title after defeating Mumbai by six wickets

Madhya Pradesh have won their first-ever title in the history of Ranji Trophy beating Mumbai by six wickets in the final played at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium. Shubham Sharma was adjudged ‘Man of the Match’ as he scored 146 runs in two innings and helped winning team take a decisive first-innings lead.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports | Sarfaraz Khan to be selected in the Indian Test squad for Bangladesh series

According to a report by the Times of India, Sarfaraz Khan is set to be picked in the Indian team for a two-match Test series against Bangladesh in November. Sarfaraz has reaped rewards for consistently performing and accumulating more than 900 runs from the last two seasons in Ranji Trophy.
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newscricket5 months ago

Sarfaraz Khan gets big scores at a great strike rate, states Sanjay Manjrekar

Sanjay Manjrekar stated that Sarfaraz Khan gets big scores at a very good strike rate and feels that the batter has it in him to play Test cricket for India. The right-handed batter scored a terrific hundred in the ongoing Ranji Trophy final between Mumbai and Madhya Pradesh under pressure.
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