The BCCI postponed domestic cricket tournaments in India, including the Ranji Trophy in the wake of the rising COVID-19 cases. Ranji Trophy 2021-22 was scheduled to start on January 13.
The first round of Ranji Trophy 2021-22 was to start in multiple cities on January 13 but the tournament has been put off and the BCCI will deliberate on when to conduct the blue riband tournament some time later.
Manoj Tiwary, who last played for Bengal in their Ranji final against Saurashtra in March 2020, joined TMC ahead of the Assembly polls and won from Shibpur constituency beating BJP's Rathin Chakraborty.
In-form opener Atharva Taide, wicket-keeper and opener Siddhesh Wath, Ganesh Satish and Apoorva Wankhede have made it to the 18-member squad picked for the two games against Kerala and Rajasthan.
Mumbai are 41-time Ranji champions. They are placed in Elite nine-team Group C and will open their campaign against Maharashtra on January 13. They will clash against Delhi from January 20 in Kolkata.
Youngster Shubham Arora came out all guns blazing with his maiden List A century as Himachal downed five-time champions Tamil Nadu under the VJD method to win their first-ever domestic one-day championship.
Tamil Nadu face Himachal Pradesh in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22 final. Tamil Nadu, the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy champions, are looking for a domestic double, while Himachal are chasing a maiden title. Check match and telecast details.
Suryakumar Yadav's double century in a club game came at the right time ahead of the South Africa ODIs next year. He had a rough patch in the Vijay Hazare Trophy scoring just 76 runs in four games.
In a high-scoring Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22 semi-final, Tamil Nadu chased down Saurashtra's 310/8 to win by two wickets. Sai Kishore hit the winning runs off the last ball.
Skipper Rishi Dhawan top-scored with a 77-ball 84 to help Himachal recover from a mid-innings collapse and post 281/6. In reply, Services were bundled out for 204 in 46.1 overs with Dhawan taking four wickets for 27.
In-form Saurashtra face an uphill task against Tamil Nadu, while Himachal Pradesh hold the edge over Services in the semi-finals of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22. Check matches and telecast details.
Prerak Mankad scored an unbeaten 77 off 72 balls to power Saurashtra to a seven-wicket victory over Vidarbha in the Vijay Hazare trophy quarterfinals in Jaipur. Jaydev Unatkat took 2/25 for Saurashtra.
Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021-22 knock-out stage kicks off on December 19 in Jaipur. Uttar Pradesh will take on Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka face Rajasthan and Vidarbha take on Tripura in the pre-quarterfinals. Check matches and telecast details.
Ruturaj Gaikwad helped Maharashtra beat Chandigarh. But it was not enough as Maharashtra failed to make the Vijay Hazare Trophy knock-outs as they finished third on net-run rate (+0.104).
Venkatesh Iyer now has 348 runs from four innings at a strike-rate of 138.64 to be second behind Maharashtra 'run machine' Ruturaj Gaikwad in the most runs list of this season's Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Needing 16 runs off the last over bowled by Prateek Jain, Shahrukh Khan hit the final delivery for a six to take help Tamil Nadu seal a famous win.
The 2021 final will be a repeat of the 2019 Syed Mushtaq Ali summit clash, which saw Karnataka edge out Tamil Nadu by one run in a thriller.
Tamil Nadu dismissed Hyderabad for 90 then chased down the target in 14.2 overs to register an 8-wicket win. They will face the winners of the Karnataka vs Vidarbha clash in the final.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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