Ranji Trophy

Six Bengal cricketers and team’s assistant coach test positive for COVID-19

Team Bengal cancel training sessions in the wake of Covid-19 positive cases  Before the commencement of India's domestic first-class tournament, Ranji trophy, the Bengal team faces a big blow as seven members of the team test positive for COVID-19. The members that have happened to be infected with the virus are...

Ranji Trophy 2022 : Bengal announce squad for the competition

The Cricket Association of Bengal announced the 21 member squad for the domestic cricket, Ranji trophy match against Tripura on January 3rd 2022. The match will be played in Bengaluru. The sports minister of Bengal, Manoj Tiwary is back onto the field again who made his political debut last year....

Mumbai’s Shivam Dube tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of Ranji Trophy

Mumbai all-rounder Shivam Dube has tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the Ranji Trophy, which is slated to commence on January 13. Moreover, it has also been confirmed that the state team's video analyst has also contracted the virus. The Indian international cricketer has played 16 first-class matches to date,...

Former Odisha cricketer Prasanta Mohapatra succumbs to COVID-19

Former Odisha skipper Prasanta Mohapatra loses battle to COVID-19 on 19th May (today) morning in Odisha. He died aged 47. He was nicknamed Munna. Prasanta Mohapatra made his Ranji Trophy debut for Orrisa against Bihar in 1990. The right-handed batsman played 45 first-class matches and scored 2196 runs at an...

Saurashtra cricketer Avi Barot passes away aged 29 after suffering a cardiac arrest

Former India U-19 captain and Saurashtra Ranji Trophy winner Avi Barot passes away aged 29 on Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest. In what comes as shocking news in the cricket fraternity, Saurashtra wicketkeeper batter Avi Barot passes away at the age of 29, after suffering a cardiac arrest in...

BCCI announces the dates for the domestic season 2021-22 for both Men’s and Women’s cricket

The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday announced the return of domestic cricket in India for the 2021-22 season. This will see India's premier red-ball tournament, Ranji Trophy making a comeback. In a media release, BCCI announced the Indian domestic season will begin in the form...

Pakistan’s Top 4 oldest debutants in Test cricket

The Pakistan national cricket team, a Full Member of the International Cricket Council (ICC) got their Test status on 28 July 1952. Having played a total of 437 Test matches to date, Pakistan has Win/Loss (W/L) of 1.060. with 141 victories, 133 losses and 162 draws. Currently, up against Zimbabwe in...

BCCI announces that Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy, India’s domestic T20 tournament will start from Jan 10th 2021

BCCI has announced that the domestic season of 2021 will start with the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy(SMAT). This domestic T20 tournament will begin on Jan 10th of 2021 in a biosecure environment. It is being said that the teams will assemble in their respective bio-bubbles on Jan 2 and will...

India’s youngest test wicketkeeper – Parthiv Patel bids adieu to all forms of Cricket

Indian Wicket-keeper batsman Parthiv Patel announced his retirement from all forms of cricket with immediate effect. The left-hander informed about his retirement by taking Twitter as a medium. Parthiv Patel was just 17 years 152 days old when he made his international debut for India in Tests against England at...

From Chinnappampatti to Canberra the story of young sensation – Thangarasu Natarajan

Hailing from a very poor family in Chinnappampatti, a village which is 36 kms away from the Salem District in Tamil Nadu, Natarajan's journey was not bed of roses. His father, Mr.Thangarasu worked in a power loom while his mother, Mrs.Shantha ran a small food shop. Natarajan was the...