NKP Salve Challenger Trophy

Winner - Karnataka

Karnataka clinched their seventh Ranji Trophy title, beating Maharashtra by seven wickets in Hyderabad
Karnataka clinched their seventh Ranji Trophy title, beating Maharashtra by seven wickets in Hyderabad © ESPNcricinfo Ltd
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'One of the ends was a green top, the other a dustbowl'

The last time Maharashtra made it to the Ranji Trophy final they lost out in an unforgettable match. By Amol Karhadkar

J&K take the step up

The team now have the belief to compete against top opposition, but they need better preparation to remain consistent. By Devashish Fuloria

'Abhi nahin toh kabhi nahin'

Rajasthan fast bowler Pankaj Singh on the pain of being ignored by national selectors despite consistently strong performances. Interview by Nagraj Gollapudi

Irfan's focus on fitness

As Irfan Pathan makes yet another comeback after injury, he knows that fitness is key to how his career progresses. By Kanishkaa Balachandran

Juneja's drive

Talented Gujarat batsman Manpreet Juneja has not had an easy run in domestic cricket, but he is prepared for the challenges ahead

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Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Karnataka 8 5 0 0 3 0 38 1.355
Punjab 8 4 2 0 2 0 30 1.156
Mumbai 8 4 1 0 3 0 29 1.144
Gujarat 8 2 1 0 5 0 26 1.214
Delhi 8 2 2 0 3 1 19 1.182
Odisha 8 1 3 0 4 0 12 0.730
Vidarbha 8 1 3 0 4 0 12 0.699
Haryana 8 1 5 0 2 0 10 0.950
Jharkhand 8 0 3 0 4 1 9 0.759

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Railways 8 3 0 0 5 0 28 1.186
U. Pradesh 8 2 1 0 5 0 24 1.130
Bengal 8 2 0 0 5 1 24 1.037
Saurashtra 8 2 1 0 5 0 22 1.333
Baroda 8 3 4 0 0 1 20 0.985
Rajasthan 8 2 2 0 4 0 20 0.947
Tamil Nadu 8 1 1 0 6 0 18 1.144
M. Pradesh 8 0 2 0 6 0 12 0.895
Services 8 0 4 0 4 0 6 0.619

Group C

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts Quotient
Maharashtra 8 4 0 0 4 0 35 1.684
J + K 8 4 2 0 2 0 28 1.006
Goa 8 4 1 0 3 0 28 1.005
H. Pradesh 8 3 3 0 2 0 24 1.164
Kerala 8 2 2 0 4 0 22 0.949
Hyderabad 8 1 0 0 7 0 19 1.089
Andhra 8 1 2 0 5 0 14 1.029
Assam 8 1 4 0 3 0 14 0.805
Tripura 8 0 6 0 2 0 2 0.573

Statistics

Ranji Trophy, 2013/14 (in India First-class)

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Karnataka players get their hands on the Ranji silverware
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Karnataka celebrate their seventh Ranji Trophy title
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Karnataka captain Vinay Kumar holds the Ranji Trophy
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Kedar Jadhav raises his bat after scoring a hundred
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Shrikant Mundhe celebrates a wicket
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KL Rahul struck 131
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Squads

Sachin Baby (c) Robert Fernandez (vc)
Nizar Niyas Perumparambath Anthaf
Abhishek Hegde VA Jagadeesh
Vinoop Manoharan Prasanth Parameswaran
Padmanabhan Prasanth Rohan Prem
Sanju Samson (wk) Sandeep Warrier
Chovvakkaran Shahid Kanakkatharaparambu Sreejith
Nikhilesh Surendran (wk)
Tournament Results
Karnataka v Maharashtra at Hyderabad (Deccan) - Jan 29-Feb 2, 2014
Karnataka won by 7 wickets
Punjab v Karnataka at Mohali - Jan 18-22, 2014
Match drawn (Karnataka won on 1st innings)
Bengal v Maharashtra at Indore - Jan 18-20, 2014
Maharashtra won by 10 wickets
Bengal v Railways at Kolkata - Jan 8-12, 2014
Bengal won by 48 runs
Karnataka v U. Pradesh at Bangalore - Jan 8-11, 2014
Karnataka won by 92 runs
Mumbai v Maharashtra at Mumbai - Jan 8-11, 2014
Maharashtra won by 8 wickets
Punjab v J + K at Vadodara - Jan 8-11, 2014
Punjab won by 100 runs
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