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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Day 2 of Mumbai-Railways and Saurashtra-Uttar Pradesh fixtures to start late due to solar eclipse
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Day 2 of Mumbai-Railways and Saurashtra-Uttar Pradesh fixtures to start late due to solar eclipse

The second day of the ongoing Ranji Trophy Group matches in Mumbai and Rajkot will start late by two hours from the regular time due to solar eclipse.

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Akash Vashisht bowls Himachal Pradesh to 71-run win over Tamil Nadu; Delhi stare at defeat against Andhra
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Akash Vashisht bowls Himachal Pradesh to 71-run win over Tamil Nadu; Delhi stare at defeat against Andhra

Left-arm spinner Akash Vashisht bowled Himachal Pradesh to a 71-run win over Tamil Nadu with a seven-wicket second innings haul in a Ranji Trophy Group 'B' match at Dindigul on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw lift Mumbai to 362/8 against Baroda; Robin Uthappa slams ton as Kerala dominate Delhi
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw lift Mumbai to 362/8 against Baroda; Robin Uthappa slams ton as Kerala dominate Delhi

Test specialist Ajinkya Rahane and young opener Prithvi Shaw struck gritty fifties as Mumbai ended day one of their Ranji Trophy lung opener against Baroda at 362/8 at Vadodara on Monday.

Former Mumbai cricketer Robin Morris arrested in case of kidnapping loan agent
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Former Mumbai cricketer Robin Morris arrested in case of kidnapping loan agent

Morris, kidnapped a 43-year-old load agent after he failed to return a chunk of the amount that Morris had given him to help clear his Rs 3 crore loan

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly hints at introducing contract system in Indian first-class cricket
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BCCI president Sourav Ganguly hints at introducing contract system in Indian first-class cricket

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday hinted that a contract system will soon be in place for the thousands of first-class cricketers in India, providing them a much needed sense of security.

India vs Bangladesh T20I squad: All you need to know about all-rounder Shivam Dube
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India vs Bangladesh T20I squad: All you need to know about all-rounder Shivam Dube

Here are five facts you may not know about Shivam Dube, India's newest all-rounder who's been included in the squad for the T20I series against Bangladesh

BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal echoes need to increase board's revenue, cut down on expenses due to legal hassles
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BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal echoes need to increase board's revenue, cut down on expenses due to legal hassles

Dhumal, another young face in BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's cabinet, has been surprised at the number of expenses that have gone up in the past few years mainly due to the legal hassles

From Indian cricket captain to BCCI president, timeline of Sourav Ganguly's journey on and off the cricket field
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From Indian cricket captain to BCCI president, timeline of Sourav Ganguly's journey on and off the cricket field

As Sourav Ganguly is set to take over the reins of the BCCI as its president, we take a jog down memory lane and revisit some of the landmarks in Ganguly's playing and administrative career.

Duleep Trophy: India Red's Karun Nair slams unbeaten 166 as match against India Blue ends in draw
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Duleep Trophy: India Red's Karun Nair slams unbeaten 166 as match against India Blue ends in draw

Karun Nair hit an unbeaten 166 for India Red before their Duleep Trophy match against India Blue ended in a draw at Bengaluru on Monday.

Duleep Trophy: Day 2 of opener between India Blue and India Green abandoned due to wet ground conditions
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Duleep Trophy: Day 2 of opener between India Blue and India Green abandoned due to wet ground conditions

India Green had reduced India Blue, in Duleep Trophy opener, to 112 for 6 in 49 overs on a truncated opening day on Saturday.

Duleep Trophy: Ishan Porel's three-wicket burst helps India Green restrict India Blue to 112/6 on rain-affected Day 1
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Duleep Trophy: Ishan Porel's three-wicket burst helps India Green restrict India Blue to 112/6 on rain-affected Day 1

Lanky Bengal speedster Ishan Porel got three wickets including the prized scalp of his former India U-19 teammate Shubman Gill as India 'Green' reduced the 'Blue' team to 112 for 6 in a rain-affected opening day of the Duleep Trophy at Bengaluru on Saturday.

Duleep Trophy 2019: Season opening first-class tournament will not be played in day-night format with pink ball
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Duleep Trophy 2019: Season opening first-class tournament will not be played in day-night format with pink ball

Duleep Trophy, which has been played in the day-night format with the pink ball for the last three years, will revert to the day format with the red ball

India A vs England Lions: Mayank Markande's five-for guides hosts to innings victory in 2nd unofficial Test
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India A vs England Lions: Mayank Markande's five-for guides hosts to innings victory in 2nd unofficial Test

Young Mayank Markande scalped five wickets to spin India 'A' to a convincing innings and 68-run win over England Lions in the second unofficial Test to clinch the two-match series 1-0 at Mysuru on Friday.

Ranji Trophy 2018/19 stats review: Champions Vidarbha enter elite club, Wasim Jaffer adds more feathers to his cap and more
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Ranji Trophy 2018/19 stats review: Champions Vidarbha enter elite club, Wasim Jaffer adds more feathers to his cap and more

Let us look at some of the records broken and created during the 2018-19 edition of the Ranji Trophy, in which Vidarbha emerged winners after their 78-run win over Saurashtra in the final.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: The Chandrakant Pandit touch and rise of lesser-known players form backbone of Vidarbha's second consecutive title
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: The Chandrakant Pandit touch and rise of lesser-known players form backbone of Vidarbha's second consecutive title

Vidarbha coach Chandrakant Pandit, captain Faiz Fazal and Man of the Final Aditya Sarwate talk about the team's journey to two successive Ranji titles.

Vidarbha Cricket Association announces Rs 3 crore prize for Ranji Trophy squad's successful title defence
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Vidarbha Cricket Association announces Rs 3 crore prize for Ranji Trophy squad's successful title defence

The Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Thursday announced a cash reward of Rs 3 crore for its victorious Ranji Trophy squad, which defended the title by defeating Saurashtra in the final on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Cheteshwar Pujara, Sheldon Jackson guide Saurashtra to final with five-wicket win over Karnataka
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Cheteshwar Pujara, Sheldon Jackson guide Saurashtra to final with five-wicket win over Karnataka

The Cheteshwar Pujara juggernaut continued to roll and the 'Run Machine' steered Saurashtra to the Ranji Trophy finals with a five-wicket victory over Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals in Bengaluru on Monday.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Harvik Desai's century helps Saurashtra pull off record chase against Uttar Pradesh, enter semis
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Harvik Desai's century helps Saurashtra pull off record chase against Uttar Pradesh, enter semis

Harvik Desai hit his maiden first-class century to help Saurashtra pull off the highest run chase in Ranji Trophy history, beating Uttar Pradesh by six wickets to enter the semi-finals in Lucknow on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Progress of 'smaller' teams into knockouts marks democratisation of Indian cricket
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Progress of 'smaller' teams into knockouts marks democratisation of Indian cricket

Only one of the eight quarter-finalists — Vidarbha, Saurashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand — of the ongoing Ranji Trophy can be considered a traditional powerhouse.

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: How return to first-class cricket woke up sleeping giant Thisara Perera
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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka: How return to first-class cricket woke up sleeping giant Thisara Perera

Thisara Perera's resurgence is crucial for Sri Lanka with the World Cup around the corner and he gives them much-needed assurance in their batting.