Irani Cup

BCCI suspends all remaining domestic games due to COVID-19 pandemic

The country's cricket board released an official statement confirming that all the domestic matches have been put on hold till further notice.

Mar 14, 2020, 17:39 PM IST

Double delight: Vidarbha retain Irani Cup, players donate prize money for martyr's children

Vidarbha has now become the third team after Mumbai and Karnataka to clinch two Irani Cup titles in a row. 

Feb 16, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

Vidarbha complete double after Irani Cup triumph against Rest of India

Reigning Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha completed a coveted double crown by winning the Irani Cup on Sunday.

Mar 18, 2018, 19:24 PM IST

Rajneesh Gurbani puts Vidarbha on the verge of Irani Cup win after a record 800/7

Vidarbha ended up with a record 800 for seven before pacer Rajneesh Gurbani tore through the Rest of India batting to put the reigning Ranji champions on the verge of securing the Irani Cup on Saturday.

Mar 17, 2018, 21:08 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer misses triple ton but Vidarbha declare on 702 on rain-hit day

Jaffer was out for 286-- adding only a run to his overnight tally with only 28 overs being bowled during the day. Vidarbha's approach made it clear that they wanted to convert the match into a one-innings battle with Rest of India having a maximum of 180 overs to achieve the target.

Mar 16, 2018, 20:08 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer, India's top domestic cricket batsman, going strong at 40

This was Jaffer's eighth score of 200 or more, and first since 2009.

Mar 16, 2018, 14:30 PM IST

Irani Cup: Vidarbha ride on Wasim Jaffer's unbeaten 285 to reach 598/3 against Rest of India

At 40, with no worries of clearing 'Yo-Yo' tests, Jaffer batted with composure, bleeding a young bowling attack with thousand cuts, en route his unbeaten knock on a shirtfront of a track at the VCA Stadium.

Mar 15, 2018, 19:35 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer becomes fifth batsman in the history of cricket to score a double century aged 40

Despite his international career coming to an end long while ago, Jaffer's unsatiated hunger for scoring runs in the domestic circuit could be a lesson for the budding youngsters.

Mar 15, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer scores 53rd first-class ton to put Vidarbha on top against Rest of India in Irani Cup

Wasim Jaffer is showing no signs of abating as far as his batting is concerned.  

Mar 14, 2018, 16:57 PM IST

Rest of India ready for Irani Cup showdown against Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha

A bunch of domestic performers such as Mayank Agarwal, Prithvi Shaw along with a battle-hardened internationals like Ravichandran Ashwin will be eager to add some context to Irani Cup when Rest of India clashes with Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha from Wednesday.

Mar 13, 2018, 19:07 PM IST

Irani Cup: Ravichandran Ashwin to replace injured Ravindra Jadeja

A side strain has ruled Ravindra Jadeja out of the match against Vidarbha.

Mar 10, 2018, 13:02 PM IST

Irani Cup: Record breaking Wriddhiman Saha credits Virender Sehwag for double century

This was Saha`s first double hundred in any first class match.

Jan 24, 2017, 19:31 PM IST

Irani Cup: Wriddhiman Saha stars as Rest of India Clinch the Cup, beat Gujarat by six wickets

Saha (203 not out) was ably supported at the other end by Cheteshwar Pujara (116 not out), to help ROI clinch their 15th title.

Jan 24, 2017, 11:35 AM IST

Irani Cup: Wriddhiman Saha, Cheteshwar Pujara register 203-run partnership to put Rest of India on top

Coming to the crease at no. 6 when Rest were staggering at 63 for 4, chasing 379 for victory, 32-year-old Saha counter-attacked brilliantly to remain unconquered on 123 off 214 balls.

Jan 23, 2017, 22:50 PM IST

Karnataka ​thrash Rest of India to retain Irani Cup

Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka retained the Irani Cup by defeating Rest of India by 246 runs on the fourth and penultimate day here on Friday.

Mar 20, 2015, 17:25 PM IST

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.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Varun Aaron makes Karnataka feel the heat on Day 1 of Irani Cup

Pace spearhead Varun Aaron wrecked Karnataka with a six-wicket haul to help Rest of India bowl out the Ranji Trophy champions for 244 on day one of the Irani Cup here on Tuesday.

Mar 17, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

Players eye impressive show in Irani Cup, revive careers

The likes of Robin Uthappa and Kedar Jadhav will be eyeing to resurrect their international careers, before embarking on high-octane IPL contest, when Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka and Rest of India (RoI) lock horns in the Irani Cup here Tuesday.

Mar 16, 2015, 14:43 PM IST

Ranji Trophy starts from Dec 7, Karnataka, Mumbai in Group A

The BCCI tournament committee has decided to kick start the current domestic season with the Duleep Trophy starting October 15 while the prestigious Ranji Trophy will start from December 7 and continue till March 12.

Aug 08, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

BCCI aims to double title sponsorship earnings from 2015

The Cricket Board (BCCI) has decided to invite title sponsorship bids for its international and domestic matches for six months only as it expects to earn considerably more from 2015 when the new Future Tours Programme of the ICC kicks in.

Aug 06, 2014, 10:54 AM IST