Ranji Trophy Super League, Final: Delhi v Uttar Pradesh at Mumbai, Jan 16-19, 2008
Delhi won by 9 wickets
16,17,18,19 January 2008 (5-day match)
  Uttar Pradesh 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal RP Srivastava lbw b Narwal 6 33 27 1 0 22.22
7.5 Narwal and Delhi strikes, it was fuller and swinging in, strikes the pad, loud appeal and the umpire lifts his finger. It may have been sliding down the leg side. 21/1
View dismissal TM Srivastava c Dhawan b Sangwan 105 261 174 13 1 60.34
59.4 it was short and bit wide outside the off stump and Tanmay on the front foot looking to cut it, gets the edge to Dhawan at a wide third slip and Tanmay goes after a good knock. 200/4
View dismissal SK Raina lbw b Sangwan 16 56 33 3 0 48.48
20.1 Sangwan strikes, it was a good length delivery coming in and Raina half forward plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and umpire Jayprakash had no doubt about it and gives the nod in favour of the bowler. The change of bowling works for Delhi. 60/2
View dismissal M Kaif* c Chopra b Nanda 16 48 27 2 0 59.25
31.1 edge and taken at first slip. It was a quicker delivery off the track and Kaif looks to play through the off side, gets an outside edge and Chopra takes a good catch to send Kaif back to the pavilion. 99/3
View dismissal Ravikant Shukla c Manhas b Bhatia 96 340 231 10 0 41.55
109.1 a disappointing shot from Ravikant Shukla, looking to go over the fence down the ground, mishits it high in the air to mid-off where Manhas settles under the catch and takes it. Shukla falls for 96. 341/9
View dismissal PP Chawla c Jain b Narwal 20 23 18 3 1 111.11
64.6 It was full and wide outside the off stump, Chawla drives and gets an outside edge to Aditya Jain at backward point. 231/5
View dismissal Amir Khan c Chopra b Sangwan 15 78 54 3 0 27.77
84.2 edges and taken by Akash Chopra diving forward and to his left and taking a wonderful catch. It was a short of a length delivery outside the off stump and Amir Khan looking to glide it down to thirdman, can only play it to the second slip. 274/6
View dismissal P Kumar c Manhas b Narwal 8 14 13 0 1 61.53
87.3 short ball and Praveen Kumar unable to control his pull shot, mistimes it high in the air to deep-square leg, Manahas running in takes a good catch. Narwal picks up his second wicket. 285/7
View dismissal B Kumar c Jain b Narwal 10 27 20 2 0 50.00
93.2 first strike for Delhi and Narwal on day 2. It was a short of a length delivery on the off stump, pitches and moves away, Kumar had to play at it, gets the outside edge to Aditya Jain low down in front of him. 297/8
View dismissal P Gupta c Bhatia b Sangwan 27 79 65 3 0 41.53
110.1 good change by Manhas to get Sangwan on, digs in a short one and Gupta goes for the pull shot, gets a top edge and the ball flies high in the air down to long leg, Bhatia runs around to take a very good catch. 342/10
S Tyagi not out 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 13, w 4, nb 5) 23
  Total (all out; 110.1 overs; 487 mins) 342 (3.10 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets PJ Sangwan 27.1 7 80 4 2.94 (2nb)
20.1 to Raina, Sangwan strikes, it was a good length delivery coming in and Raina half forward plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad, loud appeal and umpire Jayprakash had no doubt about it and gives the nod in favour of the bowler. The change of bowling works for Delhi. 60/2
59.4 to TM Srivastava, it was short and bit wide outside the off stump and Tanmay on the front foot looking to cut it, gets the edge to Dhawan at a wide third slip and Tanmay goes after a good knock. 200/4
84.2 to Amir Khan, edges and taken by Akash Chopra diving forward and to his left and taking a wonderful catch. It was a short of a length delivery outside the off stump and Amir Khan looking to glide it down to thirdman, can only play it to the second slip. 274/6
110.1 to Gupta, good change by Manhas to get Sangwan on, digs in a short one and Gupta goes for the pull shot, gets a top edge and the ball flies high in the air down to long leg, Bhatia runs around to take a very good catch. 342/10
  A Bhandari 21 3 79 0 3.76 (2w)
View wickets S Narwal 26 5 81 4 3.11 (2w)
7.5 to RP Srivastava, Narwal and Delhi strikes, it was fuller and swinging in, strikes the pad, loud appeal and the umpire lifts his finger. It may have been sliding down the leg side. 21/1
64.6 to Chawla, It was full and wide outside the off stump, Chawla drives and gets an outside edge to Aditya Jain at backward point. 231/5
87.3 to P Kumar, short ball and Praveen Kumar unable to control his pull shot, mistimes it high in the air to deep-square leg, Manahas running in takes a good catch. Narwal picks up his second wicket. 285/7
93.2 to B Kumar, first strike for Delhi and Narwal on day 2. It was a short of a length delivery on the off stump, pitches and moves away, Kumar had to play at it, gets the outside edge to Aditya Jain low down in front of him. 297/8
View wicket R Bhatia 19 3 41 1 2.15 (1nb)
109.1 to Ravikant Shukla, a disappointing shot from Ravikant Shukla, looking to go over the fence down the ground, mishits it high in the air to mid-off where Manhas settles under the catch and takes it. Shukla falls for 96. 341/9
View wicket C Nanda 16 2 39 1 2.43 (2nb)
31.1 to Kaif, edge and taken at first slip. It was a quicker delivery off the track and Kaif looks to play through the off side, gets an outside edge and Chopra takes a good catch to send Kaif back to the pavilion. 99/3
  M Manhas 1 0 8 0 8.00
  Delhi 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal A Chopra lbw b P Kumar 102 319 260 17 0 39.23
80.5 partnership finally broken and it is Praveen Kumar who strikes, fuller and swinging in, Chopra plays across the line and misses the delivery, strikes the pad right in front of the wickets, loud appeal and given by the umpire. 232/5
View dismissal G Gambhir* c Raina b P Kumar 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
0.3 Praveen Kumar strikes for UP, keeps it fuller outside the off stump and Gambhir drawn into the shot, goes for the drive and gets an outside edge to Raina at third slip, who takes the catch at head height. The skipper goes for a duck. 1/1
View dismissal S Dhawan b P Kumar 14 17 17 3 0 82.35
4.5 Praveen Kumar strikes for UP, good ball comes back of the seam forcing Dhawan to defend, gets an inside edge and drags the ball onto the stumps. 15/2
View dismissal M Manhas lbw b P Kumar 0 6 2 0 0 0.00
6.1 good ball swinging in, strikes the pad in line with the stumps, given by the umpire. 15/3
View dismissal Aditya Jain c Raina b Tyagi 8 53 45 1 0 17.77
20.3 full and swinging away outside the off stump, Jain looks to go for a drive through the off side, gets the outside edge through to Raina at second slip. 36/4
R Bhatia not out 139 323 218 18 4 63.76
View dismissal P Bisht lbw b P Kumar 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
80.6 two in two for Praveen Kumar, another swinging delivery coming into Bisht, who misjudges the line of the delivery and offers no stroke, lets it go, the ball strikes the pad in line and the umpire nods in favor of the bowler for the second time. 232/6
View dismissal S Narwal b P Kumar 5 28 14 1 0 35.71
86.6 lovely delivery full and moving slightly away, Narwal plays away from his body looking to drive, gets the inside of the bat and the ball crashes into the stumps. Praveen Kumar picks up his 6th wicket. 244/7
View dismissal C Nanda c Raina b Tyagi 0 11 5 0 0 0.00
89.3 good length delivery outside the off stump and Nanda pushing forward gets an outside edge to Raina at second slip and Tyagi picks up his first wicket. 247/8
View dismissal PJ Sangwan lbw b P Kumar 9 28 28 2 0 32.14
96.6 good length delivery swinging in, Sangwan too late on the defensive shot, the ball strikes the pad in line with the off stump, loud appeal and Praveen Kumar picks up his seventh wicket. His career best. 270/9
View dismissal A Bhandari lbw b P Kumar 0 7 1 0 0 0.00
98.1 eighth wicket for Praveen Kumar, lovely delivery, it was on a good length and swinging in, too late into the shot and Bhandari is struck on the pad in line with the off stump, loud appeal and the umpire lifts his finger. 290/10
Extras (lb 7, w 2, nb 4) 13
  Total (all out; 98.1 overs; 406 mins) 290 (2.95 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets P Kumar 32.1 8 68 8 2.11 (2nb, 1w)
0.3 to Gambhir, Praveen Kumar strikes for UP, keeps it fuller outside the off stump and Gambhir drawn into the shot, goes for the drive and gets an outside edge to Raina at third slip, who takes the catch at head height. The skipper goes for a duck. 1/1
4.5 to Dhawan, Praveen Kumar strikes for UP, good ball comes back of the seam forcing Dhawan to defend, gets an inside edge and drags the ball onto the stumps. 15/2
6.1 to Manhas, good ball swinging in, strikes the pad in line with the stumps, given by the umpire. 15/3
80.5 to Chopra, partnership finally broken and it is Praveen Kumar who strikes, fuller and swinging in, Chopra plays across the line and misses the delivery, strikes the pad right in front of the wickets, loud appeal and given by the umpire. 232/5
80.6 to Bisht, two in two for Praveen Kumar, another swinging delivery coming into Bisht, who misjudges the line of the delivery and offers no stroke, lets it go, the ball strikes the pad in line and the umpire nods in favor of the bowler for the second time. 232/6
86.6 to Narwal, lovely delivery full and moving slightly away, Narwal plays away from his body looking to drive, gets the inside of the bat and the ball crashes into the stumps. Praveen Kumar picks up his 6th wicket. 244/7
96.6 to Sangwan, good length delivery swinging in, Sangwan too late on the defensive shot, the ball strikes the pad in line with the off stump, loud appeal and Praveen Kumar picks up his seventh wicket. His career best. 270/9
98.1 to Bhandari, eighth wicket for Praveen Kumar, lovely delivery, it was on a good length and swinging in, too late into the shot and Bhandari is struck on the pad in line with the off stump, loud appeal and the umpire lifts his finger. 290/10
View wickets S Tyagi 24 5 63 2 2.62 (2nb)
20.3 to Jain, full and swinging away outside the off stump, Jain looks to go for a drive through the off side, gets the outside edge through to Raina at second slip. 36/4
89.3 to Nanda, good length delivery outside the off stump and Nanda pushing forward gets an outside edge to Raina at second slip and Tyagi picks up his first wicket. 247/8
  B Kumar 15 5 54 0 3.60 (1w)
  PP Chawla 13 2 57 0 4.38
  P Gupta 10 2 29 0 2.90
  Ravikant Shukla 2 0 7 0 3.50
  RP Srivastava 2 0 5 0 2.50
  Uttar Pradesh 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal RP Srivastava c †Bisht b Bhatia 18 67 45 4 0 40.00
13.6 Gone! pitching on the right area outside the off stump, draws Srivastava into playing a drive and kisses the outside edge on the way to the keeper, Bisht. Srivastave seemed reluctant to go back, shaking his head all the way back to the pavilion 63/2
View dismissal TM Srivastava run out (†Bisht) 1 9 4 0 0 25.00
2.1 from Sangwan, RUN OUT! Fuller delivery outside the off stump, driven to mid-off and Tanmay takes off for a single, a mix-up and he is sent back, the throw is a bit wide from Nanda to Bisht but he collects it and then throws at the stumps to run out Tanmay. 1/1
View dismissal SK Raina c †Bisht b Sangwan 85 132 94 11 1 90.42
30.3 Sangwan strikes and gets the big wicket of Raina, it was wide outside the off stump and Raina stands in the crease and cuts, gets a thin edge to Bisht behind the wicket. 126/4
View dismissal M Kaif* c †Bisht b Sangwan 21 56 31 3 0 67.74
26.6 wide outside the off stump and Kaif chases after it, moves forward and looks to drive through the off side, gets the outside edge to Bisht behind the wicket. Sangwan picks up his first wicket in this innings. A loose shot from Kaif. 123/3
View dismissal Ravikant Shukla c Jain b Bhandari 0 29 21 0 0 0.00
33.3 fuller and outside the off stump, Shukla goes for the drive and gets the outside edge to Jain at first slip. Uttar Pradesh innings is falling apart.b 130/5
View dismissal PP Chawla c Dhawan b Narwal 4 21 12 0 0 33.33
34.5 good length delivery pitches and moves away, Chawla plays with an angled bat towards third slip and Dhawan takes the catch low down to his right. 130/6
View dismissal B Kumar b Sangwan 19 88 66 3 0 28.78
54.4 lovely delivery angled across, pitches on a length and goes on to strike the off stump, Bhubnesh Kumar looks to defend but the slight movement beats the bat. Sangwan strikes for Delhi. 154/7
View dismissal Amir Khan c †Bisht b Sangwan 12 114 80 2 0 15.00
60.6 good length delivery angled across and Amir Khan follows the line and pushes forward, gets the outside edge to Bisht. Sangwan picks up his fifth wicket. 169/9
View dismissal P Kumar b Sangwan 1 16 6 0 0 16.66
58.1 Sangwan picks up the second wicket of the morning and it is Praveen Kumar. It was right in the block-hole on the off stump and bat came down late, the off stump is uprooted. The inswinging yorker. 160/8
View dismissal P Gupta c Bhatia b Bhandari 13 23 17 3 0 76.47
63.2 short of a length delivery and Gupta looking to go big over the fielder in the deep but could not get the distance, mishits it high in the air to extra cover, who was a bit deep and Bhatia takes an easy catch. 177/10
S Tyagi not out 0 10 6 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 1, nb 2) 3
  Total (all out; 63.2 overs; 290 mins) 177 (2.79 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets PJ Sangwan 20 6 46 5 2.30
26.6 to Kaif, wide outside the off stump and Kaif chases after it, moves forward and looks to drive through the off side, gets the outside edge to Bisht behind the wicket. Sangwan picks up his first wicket in this innings. A loose shot from Kaif. 123/3
30.3 to Raina, Sangwan strikes and gets the big wicket of Raina, it was wide outside the off stump and Raina stands in the crease and cuts, gets a thin edge to Bisht behind the wicket. 126/4
54.4 to B Kumar, lovely delivery angled across, pitches on a length and goes on to strike the off stump, Bhubnesh Kumar looks to defend but the slight movement beats the bat. Sangwan strikes for Delhi. 154/7
58.1 to P Kumar, Sangwan picks up the second wicket of the morning and it is Praveen Kumar. It was right in the block-hole on the off stump and bat came down late, the off stump is uprooted. The inswinging yorker. 160/8
60.6 to Amir Khan, good length delivery angled across and Amir Khan follows the line and pushes forward, gets the outside edge to Bisht. Sangwan picks up his fifth wicket. 169/9
View wicket S Narwal 16 6 65 1 4.06
34.5 to Chawla, good length delivery pitches and moves away, Chawla plays with an angled bat towards third slip and Dhawan takes the catch low down to his right. 130/6
View wickets A Bhandari 11.2 2 28 2 2.47
33.3 to Ravikant Shukla, fuller and outside the off stump, Shukla goes for the drive and gets the outside edge to Jain at first slip. Uttar Pradesh innings is falling apart.b 130/5
63.2 to Gupta, short of a length delivery and Gupta looking to go big over the fielder in the deep but could not get the distance, mishits it high in the air to extra cover, who was a bit deep and Bhatia takes an easy catch. 177/10
View wicket R Bhatia 9 4 14 1 1.55
13.6 to RP Srivastava, Gone! pitching on the right area outside the off stump, draws Srivastava into playing a drive and kisses the outside edge on the way to the keeper, Bisht. Srivastave seemed reluctant to go back, shaking his head all the way back to the pavilion 63/2
  C Nanda 7 1 23 0 3.28 (2nb)
  Delhi 2nd innings (target: 230 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal A Chopra c Kaif b Gupta 33 98 79 5 0 41.77
23.6 lapse in concentration from Chopra, spins across from outside the leg stump and Chopra looking to glide it down to thirdman, plays it into the hands of Kaif low down between his legs at first slip. Gupta strikes for UP. 91/1
G Gambhir* not out 130 213 154 17 0 84.41
S Dhawan not out 54 114 100 7 0 54.00
Extras (b 5, lb 3, w 3, nb 2) 13
  Total (1 wicket; 55.1 overs; 213 mins) 230 (4.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  P Kumar 18 4 48 0 2.66 (1nb)
  S Tyagi 11 2 50 0 4.54 (1w)
  B Kumar 4.1 1 17 0 4.08 (2w)
View wicket P Gupta 14 0 77 1 5.50 (1nb)
23.6 to Chopra, lapse in concentration from Chopra, spins across from outside the leg stump and Chopra looking to glide it down to thirdman, plays it into the hands of Kaif low down between his legs at first slip. Gupta strikes for UP. 91/1
  PP Chawla 8 0 30 0 3.75

Match details


Toss - Delhi, who chose to field
Series - Delhi won the 2007/08 Ranji Trophy Super League
Umpires - AV Jayaprakash and AM Saheba
TV umpire - SD Ranade
Match referee - Raju Mukherjee
Close of play
  • Wed, 16 Jan - day 1 - Uttar Pradesh 1st innings 292/7 (Ravikant Shukla 80*, B Kumar 6*, 90 ov)
  • Thu, 17 Jan - day 2 - Delhi 1st innings 196/4 (A Chopra 85*, R Bhatia 81*, 67 ov)
  • Fri, 18 Jan - day 3 - Uttar Pradesh 2nd innings 154/6 (B Kumar 19*, Amir Khan 4*, 53 ov)
  • Sat, 19 Jan - day 4 - Delhi 2nd innings 230/1 (55.1 ov) - end of match
 
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