Ranji Trophy: News

15 Dec 2018

Indian Cricket Team

Hardik Pandya takes a five-for on return from injury

Indian cricket team all-rounder Hardik Pandya took an impressive first-class five-wicket haul against Mumbai.

Gautam Gambhir walks into retirement with splendid farewell ton

Gautam Gambhir scored a splendid century in the final game of his career.

IPL 2019: Is Gautam Gambhir's IPL career over?

When Gautam Gambhir was signed by Delhi Daredevils in 2018, there were a lot of expectations from him.

Kumar Mangalam Birla's son strikes superb ton in Ranji Trophy

More often than not, one sees children follow the footsteps of their parents in terms of profession especially when it comes to business.

Suresh Raina takes a blinder in Ranji Trophy

Suresh Raina is one of the best fielders of all time.

05 Nov 2018

Gautam Gambhir

Ranji Trophy: Gautam Gambhir steps down as Delhi captain

Veteran cricketer Gautam Gambhir has stepped down as the captain of Delhi.

04 Oct 2018

Test Cricket

Prithvi Shaw breaks a host of records on Test debut

Prithvi Shaw has got his name into the record books after becoming the youngest Indian to score 100+ runs on debut in Test cricket.

28 Sep 2018


Former Saurashtra Ranji player Rajendra Shah passes away at 68

Former Ranji Trophy player Rajendra Shah died after a brief illness. He was 68.

05 Sep 2018


Former Ranji cricketer, Tarun Shukla, commits suicide in UP

A senior officer of the North Eastern Railway and former Ranji cricketer allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself at his official bungalow in the Shahpur area in Gorakhpur district of UP.

24 Aug 2018

Zimbabwe Cricket Team

Lalchand Rajput appointed Zimbabwe's new head coach

Former Indian cricketer and manager Lalchand Rajput has been appointed Zimbabwe's head coach.

#IndiaInEngland: A look at debutant Rishabh Pant's journey

Rishabh Pant was handed his maiden Test cap by Indian skipper Virat Kohli ahead of the 3rd Test against England at Nottingham on Saturday.

25 Jul 2018


BCCI finalized the domestic calendar without consent of Technical Committee

The BCCI is supposed to keep the Technical Committee in the loop while finalizing the domestic cricket schedule.

Domestic Cricket: 9 new teams in Ranji season 2018-19

In a bid to boost the growth of cricket in the country, the BCCI has revamped the domestic season.

India vs Afghanistan: Who is Navdeep Saini?

Delhi pacer Navdeep Saini has been called up to the India Test squad against Afghanistan, in place of Shami.

10 May 2018


Former Test cricketer Rajinder Pal passes away

Former Delhi cricketer Rajinder Pal, who had represented the country in one Test match, passed away at his Dehradun residence yesterday, family sources confirmed.

Umpiring is poor in domestic cricket: BCCI

In the BCCI's annual domestic captains and coaches conclave, several issues including poor umpiring standards have been raised.

10 Mar 2018


Irani Cup: Ashwin replaces Jadeja in Rest for India squad

The BCCI has announced that India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin would replace Indian team-mate Ravindra Jadeja in the Rest of India squad for the upcoming Irani Cup.

BCCI hasn't paid Ranji cricketers for the last two seasons

The BCCI hasn't paid match fees to Ranji cricketers for the last two seasons.

Meet Manzoor Ahmad Dar, the 'Ravindra Jadeja' of J&K

Manzoor Ahmad Dar, the 24-year-old big hitter from Jammu & Kashmir, is eyeing the IPL contract and could become the second player from the state to play in it after Parvez Rasool.

IPL auctions: 8 uncapped players to keep an eye on

578 players will go under the hammer on 27th and 28th January.

Controversial selection of Pappu Yadav's son in Delhi T20 squad

Politician Pappu Yadav's son Sarthak Ranjan has been selected in Delhi's T20 squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali inter-state T20 competition without having played any competitive cricket this season.

09 Jan 2018


Yusuf Pathan suspended by BCCI after failing dope test

Doping is considered a serious offense in any sport and athletes often pay a hefty price for testing positive for banned substances.

Records broken in Ranji's final-match between Vidarbha and Delhi

Vidarbha scripted history by clinching the Ranji Trophy for the first time with a nine-wicket triumph over Delhi at the Holkar stadium in Indore.

28 Nov 2017


Mayank Agarwal: 1,000 runs in 27 days

Remember the month of November for Mayank Agarwal who scored over a 1000 runs this month.

03 Nov 2017


Car drives onto pitch during Ranji match, game halted

In a bizarre moment, a man drove onto the cricket pitch at the Air Force Sports Complex in Palam (New Delhi) when a Ranji match was on.

Rahane chooses vacation over Ranji Trophy

Top Indian batsman Ajinkya Rahane left the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) selectors in a fix when he announced his unavailability for Mumbai's opening Ranji Trophy game against Madhya Pradesh starting 14th October.

06 Oct 2017


The 2017-18 Ranji Trophy season to start from today

The 2017-18 season of India's premier first-class cricket tournament, Ranji Trophy, is all set to begin from today.

11 Sep 2017


With no funds, J&K mulls pulling out of Ranji Trophy

Jammu & Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) may not take part in the upcoming Ranji Trophy, owing to cash crunch.

All six north-eastern states to play Ranji from next year

On Friday, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) gave assurance to all six north-eastern states that they will be playing Ranji Trophy as individual units from the next season.

25 Aug 2017


BCCI accepts Sehwag's suggestions, remodels Ranji Trophy format

BCCI has remodelled the Ranji Trophy format for the upcoming season after accepting Virender Sehwag's suggestions.

Is Ravindra Jadeja India's go-to test player?

ICC's number one bowler Ravindra Jadeja is the second highest wicket-taker of the 2016-17 season.

21 Mar 2017


Mumbai removed as BCCI's full-time member

In a move to overhaul the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), 41-time Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai has been removed as the full member of the board.

23 Jan 2017

Sunil Gavaskar

Highest run-scorer Kedar Jadhav named 'Player of the Series'

After his 90 runs knock in the third ODI against England, Kedar Jadhav was given the 'Player of the Series' award for his performance in the three match series.

06 Jan 2017

Prithvi Shaw

Mumbai to meet Gujarat in Ranji Trophy finals

Defending champions and 41 time winners Mumbai will be up against Gujarat in the finals of 2016-17 Ranji Trophy from 10 January at the Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore.

Cricketer Rishabh Pant signs multi-crore deal with SG

19-year old Delhi batsman Rishabh Pant has signed a three year deal with Meerut based cricket equipment manufacturers, Sanspareils Greenlands (SG).

08 Nov 2016

Rishabh Pant

Delhi boy slams Ranji Trophy's fastest ton

Delhi's Rishabh Pant rewrote records as he went on to score the fastest 100 in the history of Ranji Trophy. His 100 came in just 48 balls while batting against Jharkhand in Trivandrum. The match, however, ended in a draw.

Rahul's third century in six tests

Indian batsman K L Rahul scored his third century against West Indies in the second test at Jamaica.