Ranji Trophy Plate League 2007/08

Winner - Gujarat

Gujarat v Railways, final, Ranji Trophy Plate League, Mumbai, 5th day

Gujarat clinch Plate League title with thrilling win

On a thrilling final day Railways, led by Sanjay Bangar's six-wicket haul, fought hard but Gujarat hung on for a one-wicket win to become the Ranji Trophy Plate League champions

Gujarat v Railways, final, Ranji Trophy Plate League, Mumbai, 4th day

Gujarat need 150 to claim Plate title

A strong bowling performance put Gujarat on course for victory in the final of the Ranji Trophy Plate League at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai

Gujarat v Railways, final, Ranji Trophy Plate League, Mumbai, 3rd day

Gujarat take first-innings lead after Modi hundred

Gujarat, overnight on 140 for 2, doubled that total on the third day to take a first-innings lead of 20

Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Gujarat 5 4 1 0 0 0 22
Kerala 5 2 2 0 1 0 13
Assam 5 2 1 0 2 0 12
Tripura 5 1 2 0 2 0 11
Vidarbha 5 2 2 0 1 0 11
Services 5 0 3 0 2 0 2

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Railways 5 3 0 0 2 0 22
M. Pradesh 5 2 0 0 3 0 15
Haryana 5 2 2 0 1 0 14
Goa 5 1 0 0 4 0 11
Jharkhand 5 1 3 0 1 0 8
J + K 5 0 4 0 1 0 3

Statistics

Ranji Trophy Plate League, 2007/08 (in India First-class)

Harshad Rawle prepares to cut the ball
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Harshad Rawle defends the ball as Parthiv Patel looks on
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Railways' Harshad Rawle sweeps during his unbeaten 89
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The Railways team in a relaxed mood after making it to the final
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The Gujarat team pose after their win over Madhya Pradesh
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Madhya Pradesh's Jatin Saxena made 66
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Squads

Sanjay Bangar (c) Rahul Deb
Harvinder Singh Musavir Khote
Amit Pagnis Kulamani Parida
Raja Ali Mahesh Rawat (wk)
HD Rawle Sabir Ali
Sanjib Sanyal Santosh Saxena
Karn Sharma Siddharth Joshi
Madan Yadav
Tournament Results
Gujarat v Railways at Mumbai (BS) - Jan 5-9, 2008
Gujarat won by 1 wicket
Kerala v Railways at Nagpur - Dec 25-29, 2007
Match drawn
Gujarat v M. Pradesh at Delhi - Dec 25-28, 2007
Gujarat won by 159 runs
Assam v Tripura at Guwahati - Dec 9-12, 2007
Match drawn
Gujarat v Kerala at Surat - Dec 9-12, 2007
Kerala won by 9 wickets
Haryana v M. Pradesh at Rohtak - Dec 9-12, 2007
Match drawn
J + K v Goa at Jammu - Dec 9-12, 2007
Match drawn
Vidarbha v Services at Nagpur - Dec 9-12, 2007
Vidarbha won by 309 runs
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