Skipper Dinesh Karthik hasn't played a big knock but has been a stabilising influence in the middle-order during tricky run-chases.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vishnu Solanki's 71 not out helps Baroda stun Haryana; Rajasthan defeat Bihar to enter semis
Baroda first restricted Haryana to 148/7 in the third quarter-final, and then it was Solanki, who hammered four fours and five sixes in his 46-ball unbeaten knock to get his team over the line after 18 runs were needed off the final over.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: 'Shocking, disheartening', Irfan Pathan urges Baroda CA to investigate Deepak Hooda-Krunal Pandya brawl
Pathan, who was part of the 2007 T20 World Cup-winning team, spoke about young players being overlooked by BCA despite performing in recent years.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vivek Singh slams 64-ball century as Bengal defeat Jharkhand to claim second consecutive win
Despite some aggression shown by Utkarsh Singh (28, 14 balls, 3 fours, 2 sixes), Jharkhand fell short by 16 runs.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Bihar beat Arunachal Pradesh in Plate group match, Nitish Rana stars as Delhi thump Mumbai
Put in to bat, Delhi rode on a blazing 74 off 37 balls by two-down Nitish Rana to post a mammoth 206 for 4 and then bundled out Mumbai for a meagre 130, with left-arm pacer Pradeep Sangwan (3/20) leading from the front.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Deepak Hooda accuses Krunal Pandya of 'misbehaviour'; Baroda CA seeks report from manager
Hooda, who has played 46 first-class matches, was miffed at the behaviour of Pandya, who has represented India, and sent an e-mail to the cricket body.
An official of one of the teams said the staff members were outside the bio-bubble and not in contact with the players.
Sreesanth, who was banned by the BCCI over his alleged involvement in spot-fixing in the IPL, features in the list of players for the Kerala cricket team announced by the state cricket board for the T20 event in Mumbai scheduled from 10 January.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Bihar Cricket Association's warring factions announce separate squads for T20 tournament
It is understood that BCCI brass is aware of the situation and a decision is expected in the next couple of days as to which among the two teams will be officially allowed to represent Bihar in the National T20 meet.
Karnataka, Saurashtra among state units asking for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy to be postponed to January
The BCCI had recently asked the state units to share their preferences from the four options that were given to them, which included either holding only Ranji Trophy or the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
The NCA had initially messed up his rehab and it required a surgery. It needs to be seen how it holds up," a senior BCCI official privy to developments at the NCA said.
The senior selection committee of Punjab Cricket Association on Monday met under the chairmanship of Bhupinder Singh Sr in Mohali to select the Punjab team for the tournament.