Ranji Trophy 2013-14: Confident Rajasthan welcome Bengal on a seam-friendly track

It will be a battle of pacers as two-time Ranji Trophy champions Rajasthan led by old warhorse Hrishikesh Kanitkar take on a Laxmi Ratan Shukla`s gritty Bengal side in a group B encounter of the Ranji Trophy at a seamer-friendly Sawai Man Singh Stadium here on Thursday.

Saurashtra to take on Rajasthan in Ranji opener on Sunday

Saurashtra, last year`s runners up, will play against Rajasthan in the opening match of the current season of Ranji Trophy starting here tomorrow at the Saurashtra Cricket Association stadium at Khandheri.

Rajasthan, Mumbai clubbed in easy group for Ranji Trophy

Defending champions Rajasthan and 39-time champions Mumbai have been clubbed in a relative easy Group A for the upcoming Ranji Trophy starting on November 2.