Ranji Trophy 2016-17

Ajay Ratra
Punjab appoint Ajay Ratra as head coach for upcoming Ranji Trophy season

Ratra, who is a veteran in the Indian domestic circuit, will be replacing Vikram Rathour as the head coach of the Punjab team.

Gujarat team with the Ranji Trophy title
Players don’t endorse BCCI’s idea of neutral venues in Ranji Trophy

To make the Ranji Trophy more competitive and remove the concept of home advantage, BCCI had decided to organize matches at neutral venues from the recently concluded 2016-17 season. Teams until the last season used to take utmost advantage of the home conditions and prepared pitches that suited their strengths. It seemed to be a […]

Parthiv Patel with Ranji Trophy 2016-17 cup Gujarat
Ranji Trophy 2016-17 Best XI of the season

International cricket often bags all the limelight. Very rarely do the domestic tournaments get in the picture. The Ranji Trophy 2016-17 came to an end recently. The tournament season this year was one of the most spectacular ones in the recent history. The underdogs made big names and many players came to the fore on […]

Parthiv Patel Gujarat News
Guys like Axar, Bumrah changed the mindset: Parthiv Patel

Gujarat skipper Parthiv Patel led from the front as his side Gujarat created history by winning the Ranji Trophy for the first time. Parthiv was the man of the finals as he guided the team to a steep chase with a gritty 143. No doubt that the skipper was a happy man after lifting the […]

RP Singh
Watch: Arrogant RP Singh throws a fan’s cell phone

In a very surprising and shocking incident, Indian pacer Rudra Pratap Singh was seen throwing the phone of a spectator. The incident took place during the finals of the Ranji Trophy this season between Gujarat and Mumbai. RP Singh, who was plying his trade for Gujarat, was instrumental for his side that eventually won the […]

Aditya Tare
Were not overconfident because of defending champions tag: Aditya Tare

Defending champions of Ranji Trophy, team Mumbai had to face a surprising defeat at the hands of Parthiv Patel led Gujarat side. They lost the all important final by 5 wickets as Gujarat rode on a magnificent ton by skipper Patel en route their tall chase. The skipper of side, Aditya Tare, spoke at length […]

Gujarat team with the Ranji Trophy title
Gujarat v Mumbai Ranji Trophy final – Statistical Highlights

Gujarat were crowned the Ranji Trophy champions of 2016-17 season after a record-breaking chase of 312 runs led by their captain Parthiv Patel over defending champions Mumbai. The 41-time champions conceded a 100-run first innings lead and posted 411 in their 2nd innings to make it a tense final. Parthiv Patel, who scored 90 in […]

Gujarat team with the Ranji Trophy title
Gujarat vs Mumbai, Ranji Trophy Final – 5 Talking Points

It was the battle for the domestic supremacy as Mumbai and Gujarat locked horns in the Ranji Trophy final for the 2016-17 season at the Holkar Stadium in Indore. It was the 46th appearance for the giants Mumbai in the final and they were crowned champions 41 times before this, far more than any other team. […]

Shreyas Iyer Mumbai Ranji Trophy 2016-17
Ranji Trophy 2016-17 final, Day 3 Review: Thakur, Iyer lead Mumbai fightback

Defending champions Mumbai came back very strongly on the 3rd day of the Ranji Trophy 2016-17 final against Gujarat and ended the day’s play at 208/3 in their 2nd innings with a lead of 108 runs. The Mumbai bowlers were all over the Gujarat in the morning session where they lost 4 wickets and was […]

Prithvi Shaw Mumbai Ranji Trophy 2016-17
Ranji Trophy 2016-17 final, Day 1 Review: Prithvi Shaw and Yadav ensure that Mumbai avoid collapse

Prithvi Shaw smashed an impressive 71 on the day as he batted in tandem with Suryakumar Yadav to help prevent a collapse and ensure that the Mumbai side reached 228 in their first innings. However, Shaw had a bad time while fielding in the slips when he put down Samit Gohel on the bowling of […]