After Ranji debacle, defending champs Karnataka out of Vijay Hazare Trophy too

After Ranji debacle, defending champs Karnataka out of Vijay Hazare Trophy too

Despite registering thumping 207-run win over their Group B rivals Jammu and Kashmir in Bangalore, Vinay Kumar's team failed to make the knock-outs.

Defending champs Karnataka lose to Railways in Vijay Hazare opener

Karnataka, who failed to make the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals as defending champions, got another rude shock when Railways hit the winning runs of the last ball of the match to chase down the 229-run target with a wicket to spare.

Ranji: Maharashtra take first innings lead against Karnataka

Ranji: Maharashtra take first innings lead against Karnataka

Medium pacers Anupam Sanklecha, Shrikant Mundhe and Nikit Dhumal ran through the Karnataka's batting order.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look to dislodge Delhi as table-toppers

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look to dislodge Delhi as table-toppers

After the defeat at the hands of Assam, Delhi will look for momentum before the knockouts, which almost looks a certainty.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look to post outright win over Rajasthan

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka look to post outright win over Rajasthan

Karnataka gained an upper hand as they reduced Rajasthan to 42 for three in their Ranji Trophy match.

Ranji Trophy: Haryana bag three points against Karnataka

Ranji Trophy: Haryana bag three points against Karnataka

Virender Sehwag's Haryana fell two wickets short of claiming their first outright victory against defending champions Karnataka but bagged their first three points.

Ranji Trophy: After Virender Sehwag's ton, bowlers help Haryana get big lead against Karnataka

Ranji Trophy: After Virender Sehwag's ton, bowlers help Haryana get big lead against Karnataka

If the opening day saw centurion Virender Sehwag at his vintage best, then Day 2 witnessed the domination of Haryana bowlers as the visitors packed Karnataka for 221 to grab a 110-run first innings lead in the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match here today.

Ranji Trophy: Spotlight on Virender Sehwag as Haryana take on Karnataka

Ranji Trophy: Spotlight on Virender Sehwag as Haryana take on Karnataka

Swashbuckling batsman Virender Sehwag, who has announced his retirement from international cricket, will be the star attraction as Haryana takes on Karnataka in a Group A Ranji Trophy match here tomorrow.

Ranji Trophy: Freak dismissal during Karnataka-Bengal match triggers controversy

Ranji Trophy: Freak dismissal during Karnataka-Bengal match triggers controversy

An unusual dismissal during Karnataka's Ranji Trophy match against Bengal left many confused.

Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015

Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015

Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad and left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi will make an on-field return with the fourth edition of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) Twenty20 tournament.

IPL: I could not sleep after my shot against MI, says Ajinkya Rahane

IPL: I could not sleep after my shot against MI, says Ajinkya Rahane

 Left sleepless the last time he played a bad shot against Mumbai Indians, in-form Rajasthan Royals batsman Ajinkya Rahane he was desperate to set the record straight which helped him notch up the sublime 91-run knock in an IPL match here.

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Karnataka put up a much improved batting effort in their second innings to lead Rest of India by 321 runs on day three of Irani Cup here on Thursday.

Corporate espionage: Court to hear arguments on bail on March 18

The arguments on the bail pleas of three corporate executives, arrested for their alleged roles in the Petroleum Ministry documents leak case, was on Monday deferred for two days by a Delhi court in view of the lawyers' strike.

Classy Karnataka beat Tamil Nadu to clinch eighth Ranji title

Classy Karnataka beat Tamil Nadu to clinch eighth Ranji title

Defending champions Karnataka clinched their eighth Ranji Trophy title today as they thrashed their southern opponents Tamil Nadu by an innings and 217 runs on the last day of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament final at the Wankhede stadium here.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka close in on outright win

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka close in on outright win

Having already retained the title by virtue of their huge first innings lead, defending champions Karnataka are now looking to post an outright win over Tamil Nadu after reducing them to 113 for three in their second essay on day four of Ranji Trophy cricket final here today.

Ranji Trophy final: Tamil Nadu all out for 134 as Vinay Kumar takes 5/34

Ranji Trophy final: Tamil Nadu all out for 134 as Vinay Kumar takes 5/34

Skipper Vinay Kumar took five for 34 as defending champions Karnataka skittled out Tamil Nadu for 134 on the opening day of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament final, which saw 14 wickets tumble at the Wankhede stadium here on Sunday.

Karnataka beat Mumbai by 112 runs to enter Ranji Trophy final

Karnataka beat Mumbai by 112 runs to enter Ranji Trophy final

Karnataka on Saturday showed why they are a champion side as they outplayed a young Mumbai team by 112 runs to enter the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament here today.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka eye four wickets, Mumbai need 168 runs

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka eye four wickets, Mumbai need 168 runs

Defending champion Karnataka need just four wickets to book their second consecutive berth in the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament as Mumbai are struggling at 277 for six in their second innings at stumps on the third day, here today.

Corporate espionage case gets murkier; 5 energy firms officials among 7 more arrested

Corporate espionage case gets murkier; 5 energy firms officials among 7 more arrested

 Five senior executives from top energy firms and two consultants were among seven more people arrested today in the sensational corporate espionage scandal in which classified documents including an input for upcoming Finance Minister's budget speech were allegedly leaked.

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai take on holders Karnataka in must-win tie

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai take on holders Karnataka in must-win tie

A battle royal is on the cards when under pressure Mumbai, gunning for an outright victory to seal a quarter final berth, clash with high-flying defending champions Karnataka in a Ranji Trophy Group A match commencing at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday.