Ahead of the ninth round of Ranji Trophy group league games, only Mumbai, who are the Group B table-toppers, are sure of a quarter-final berth so far.
MP bowled out Mumbai for 176 to take a 78-run lead and then scored 201 to the visitors a 280-run target.
Saurashtra’s spin pair of Dharmendrasinh Jadeja and Vandit Jivrajani share 10 Kerala wickets, eye win.
Mumbai fast bowler Shardul picks up four wickets on opening day to shoot out visitors for 217.
1190 runs over four days at Wankhede; Uttar Pradesh-Mumbai run marathon ends in a draw.
The Indian Express caught up with a relaxed-looking Delhi captain at his home in Karol Bagh. Excerpts from an interview.
Baba Indrajith remains unbeaten on 121, a knock that came off 178 deliveries as Tamil Nadu end Day 1 on 288/6 against Railways.
Ajitesh Argal slices through the middle before Abhishek Nayar’s late-order charge rescues Mumbai.
Gujarat’s over-cautious approach early on backfired as they lost opener Gohel in the 19th over to Ranjeet Mali, with the score 25/1
Gujarat would pin their hopes on left-arm seamer Rush Kalaria who is also the leading wicket-taker in the 2014/15 campaign.
The Indian Express looks at some of the players who shone brightly but slipped under the radar during the first week’s action.
Struggling former champions look to bounce back against Punjab after poor show in opening game.
Varun Khanna said his plan was to give the ball some air, and remain patient.
Gautam Gambhir took charge in the second essay with a fighting unbeaten 77 and added 166 for the opening stand.
A fresh new season of domestic cricket kick-starts on Thursday, we take a look at five young talents to watch out for.