MCA panel ropes in Sachin Tendulkar as special invitee
MCA panel ropes in Sachin Tendulkar as special invitee

 The new Cricket Improvement Committee (CIC) of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on Thursday roped in former batting great Sachin Tendulkar as a special invitee to attend its meeting and share valuable tips and views whenever he is available in the city.

Ajit Agarkar finds Cheteshwar Pujara's axing from 4th Test strange
Ajit Agarkar finds Cheteshwar Pujara's axing from 4th Test strange

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar on Tuesday said that dropping middle-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara for the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia was a "bit strange" and felt that he should have been given a longer run.

Ishant needs to step up and take more wickets: Ajit Agarkar
Ishant needs to step up and take more wickets: Ajit Agarkar

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar feels that Ishant Sharma should step up in a leadership role as the bowling unit has the skill set and ability to take 20 Australian wickets in the third cricket Test starting tomorrow at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Ishant Sharma`s absence has hurt us in this Test: Ajit Agarkar

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar said missing out on Ishant Sharma`s services in the ongoing third Test at Southampton has hurt the team in the ongoing match.

Ajit Agarkar announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar on Wednesday retired from all forms of cricket, bringing down curtains on a 16-year first class career during which he played in 26 Tests and 191 ODIs besides leading Mumbai to their 40th Ranji Trophy title last season.

Abdulla`s all-round show guides Mumbai to 17-run win

Pune: Left-arm spinners Iqbal Abdulla and Ankeet Chavan took three each as Ranji champions Mumbai defeated Baroda by 17 runs in their limited-overs Vijay Hazare Trophy (West Zone) match here today.

Nayar hopes help from likes of Tendulkar in leading Mumbai

Handed the captaincy role after injury to Ajit Agarkar, Mumbai skipper Abhishek Nayar said that he would take help from senior players like Sachin Tendulkar in leading the Ranji champion side in the Irani Cup match against Rest of India which begins on Wednesday.

Injured Agarkar to miss Irani tie

Newly-crowned Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai will be without their captain Ajit Agarkar for the Irani Cup tie against the Rest of India because of a groin injury.

Mumbai thrash Saurashtra to clinch Ranji crown for 40th time

A dominant Mumbai lifted their 40th Ranji Trophy title after skipper Ajit Agarkar and Dhawal Kulkarni combined to wreck Saurshtra for an innings and 125-run victory.

We showed we are a champion side: Tendulkar

Calling Mumbai a "champion" side, Sachin Tendulkar on Monday attributed their 40th Ranji Trophy triumph to "team work", and lavished praise on skipper Ajit Agarkar for leading them from the front.

Agarkar attributes success to team effort

Skipper Ajit Agarkar on Monday attributed Mumbai`s innings and 125-run victory over Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy final to combined team effort and said lifting the title for a record 40th time makes it even more special.

Ranji Trophy final, Day 1: Mumbai dismiss Saurashtra cheaply as Kulkarni picks four

Medium pacer Dhawal Kulkarni spearheaded the Mumbai attack superbly to snap up four wickets and help the hosts bundle out Saurashtra for a meagre first innings total of 142 on day one of the five-day Ranji Trophy final at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday.

Mumbai vs Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy Final, Day 1: As it happened...

Mumbai will be looking to seal their 40th Ranji title with a win against a depleted Saurashtra in the finals at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.

Mumbai retain squad for Ranji Trophy final

Mumbai, bidding to regain the Ranji Trophy championship after a gap of two seasons, on Wednesday retained their semifinal squad for the summit clash against Saurashtra.

Mumbai ease into Ranji Trophy final for the 44th time

Mumbai on Monday showed why they are miles ahead of the other domestic outfits.

Ranji Trophy 2012-13: Services batsmen fight back after Mumbai score 454/8 decl

Mumbai bowlers came out hard with an aim to defeat the weather gods in their bid to enter the final of the Ranji Trophy for the 44th time, but the bravehearts from Services batted with a lot of purpose, taking the semi-final into the reserve sixth day.

Mumbai consolidate on drab second day

Mumbai captain Ajit Agarkar and glovesman Aditya Tare grinded a pedestrian Services attack to score patient centuries as the 39-time champions finished the second day`s play of their Ranji Trophy semifinal on 380 for six in 143 overs.

All eyes on Tendulkar as Mumbai start as firm favourites

Sachin Tendulkar will be the centre of attraction as 39-time champions Mumbai take on the bravehearts from Services in the Ranji Trophy semi-final starting at the Palam Airforce ground on Wednesday.

Marathe included in place of Sheikh in Mumbai Ranji squad

Wicketkeeper-batsman Sushant Marathe replaced batsman Shoaib Sheikh in the Mumbai squad that will take on Services in the Ranji Trophy semi-final at the Palam ground in New Delhi.

Mumbai close in on Ranji Trophy semifinal berth

Multiple-time champions Mumbai assured themselves of a place in the Ranji Trophy`s last-four stage after bundling out Baroda for 271 before extending their lead to 545 runs on the fourth and penultimate day of their quarterfinal clash here today.