Ranji Trophy Round-Up: The Top Batsmen

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India’s first-class domestic tournament, the Ranji Trophy, is well underway and has already seen some standout performances. Subcontinent pitches are usually batting paradises, and this is strongly reflected in the statistics. Since the 2006/7 season, there have been 28 triple centuries scored in Indian domestic cricket, with only 31 scored in the rest of the […] READ MORE


Gujarat Win their Maiden Ranji Trophy Title

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A magnificent 143 from captain Parthiv Patel helped Gujarat win their first Ranji Trophy Title, as they beat Mumbai at Indore. It was a historic occasion for Gujarat, who also broke the record for the highest chase in a Ranji Trophy final, as they overcame Mumbai’s lead of 312 with five wickets in hand. Gujarat won the crucial toss […] READ MORE


Melbourne Renegades: Life Without Chris Gayle

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On Thursday, the Melbourne Renegades will play their first match of the tournament against the Sydney Thunder. There have been numerous changes for the Renegades since last season, with the most notable difference being the absence of Chris Gayle. However, they have managed to secure another overseas West Indian player in the form of spinner […] READ MORE


Can the Hobart Hurricanes Win the Big Bash?

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The Hobart Hurricanes have only made it out of the group stages twice out of the past five years. In 2013-14 they made it into the final, but lost at the hands of the Perth Scorchers. They will be looking to record their first tournament win but have not made many changes to their squad. […] READ MORE


Brisbane Heat Preview

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On paper, the Brisbane Heat have one of the best sides in the 2016/17 edition of the Big Bash. Having won the tournament in the 2012/13 edition, the Brisbane Heat have failed to play to their potential in recent seasons. A key focus heading into the tournament is their bowling attack, as they have been overly […] READ MORE


Ranji Trophy Round Up

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With most teams having played four matches, India’s four-day domestic competition, the Ranji Trophy, is well underway. So far several players have impressed, both upcoming talents and established veterans. This article takes a look at the standout players so far and looks ahead to the next round of fixtures. Ranji Trophy Round Up Stars with […] READ MORE