Ranji Trophy final: Vinay Kumar confident of Karnataka taking four early wickets

Despite a spirited fightback by Maharashtra on the penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy final, Karnataka captain R Vinay Kumar expressed confidence o

We are eyeing 250-run first innings lead, says Robin Uthappa

Maintaining that his side has batting depth till down the order, senior Karnataka batsman Robin Uthappa today said that they would be eyeing for a 250-run first innings lead over Maharashtra in the Ranji Trophy final match here.

Karnataka put one hand on Ranji Trophy after extending lead against Maharashtra

Favourites Karnataka are well on course to win the Ranji Trophy title after extending their overall lead to 169 runs at stumps on the third day of their summit clash against Maharashtra, here on Friday.

Ranji Trophy: Today was my day, says centurion Ganesh Satish

Karnataka`s Ganesh Satish today expressed happiness after slamming an unbeaten 117 on day two of the Ranji final against Maharashtra and said he sought to make the most of the opportunity that came his way.

Ranji Trophy final: Ganesh Satish, Lokesh Rahul shine as Karnataka take control

Ganesh Satish slammed an unbeaten 117 and shared 216 runs with opener Lokesh Rahul (94 batting) as Karnataka took control of their Ranji Trophy summit clash against Maharashtra on the second day, here today.

Ranji Trophy final: Ankit Bawne takes Maharashtra to 272 for five vs Karnataka

A gutsy unbeaten 89 by middle-order batsman Ankit Bawne and a half century by opener Chirag Khurana helped Maharashtra reach a respectable 272 for five at stumps on the first day of their Ranji Trophy final against Karnataka here on Wednesday.

Ranji Trophy final: Captain Motwani expects Maharashtra to post 400-plus total

Maharashtra captain Rohit Motwani expects big knocks from Ankit Bawne and Sangram Atitkar to take his side to a 400-plus total in the Ranji Trophy final against Karnataka being played here.

Ranji Trophy final: Maharashtra aiming to end 72-year title drought

High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy, here tomorrow.

Zol to be released to play Ranji final for Maharashtra

India under-19 skipper Vijay Zol would be released from the ongoing national juniors team`s World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore to play in the Ranji Trophy final for Maharashtra from January 29, Cricket Board sources said Friday.

Vijay Zol told to skip Ranji final

Maharashtra batsman Vijay Zol will not be available for his state side in the Ranji Trophy final match due to Under-19 World Cup preparatory camp in Bangalore.

Wasim Jaffer bereaved as father passes away

Mumbai`s senior opening batsman Wasim Jaffer today lost his father who passed away at the Lilavati Hospital in suburban Bandra following a brief illness.

Cash bonanza for Ranji Trophy winners Mumbai

The triumphant Mumbai Ranji Trophy squad, which lifted the coveted title for a phenomenal 40th time by whipping Saurashtra by an innings and 125 runs in the final here on Monday, will be rewarded with a cash prize of Rs 3 crore by their parent association, MCA.

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 2: Jaffer scores record-setting ton to put Mumbai on top

Riding on opener Wasim Jaffer`s record-setting 32nd hundred in the championship, Mumbai took firm control of their Ranji Trophy final against Saurashtra on day two at the Wankhede Stadium here today.

I was aware of Ranji record: Jaffer

After surpassing ex-Mumbai teammate Amol Muzumdar to become the highest run-scorer in Ranji Trophy history, former India Test opener Wasim Jaffer today said he was aware of the record and termed it a special feeling.

Dhoni all set to skip Irani Trophy

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will not be leading Rest of India in the February 6-10 Irani Cup match where they will be pitted against either Mumbai or Saurashtra.

We need to get good breakthrough to come back, says Jaydev

Despite being bundled out for a paltry 148 in their first innings, Saurashtra captain Jaydev Shah has not lost hopes of making a comeback in the Ranji Trophy final against Mumbai, saying the rival batsmen would also struggle on the Wankhede strip.

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.