Ranji Trophy 2012-13, semi-finals, 4th day

Punjab make spirited comeback

Accurate bowling from both sides, combined with ordinary batting and an awkward fourth-day pitch ensured that the final day's play of the Ranji Trophy semi-final between Saurashtra and Punjab will be interesting

Saurashtra v Punjab, Ranji Trophy semi-final, Rajkot, 3rd day

Saurashtra on verge of first-innings lead

The third day's play between Saurashtra and Punjab in Khandheri was expected to give an indication of which way the Ranji Trophy semi-final would tilt; at the end of it, Saurashtra were favourites to qualify for their maiden final

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Ranji Trophy Super League 2011-12

Eye on Ranji - IV

ESPNcricinfo profiles the Super League teams in the Ranji Trophy

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Ranji Trophy Super League 2010-11

Eye on Ranji - 2

ESPNcricinfo profiles the Super League teams in the Ranji Trophy

Karnataka v Punjab, 3rd quarter-final, Ranji Trophy 2009-10

Bowlers put Karnataka in control

About ten minutes into the morning's play, the theme for the day had become visible and about six hours later, you were left a bit surprised that Karnataka didn't have to veer away from Plan A