Close of Play

  • Mon, 13 Dec - day 1 - Bengal 1st innings 206/6 (LR Shukla 51*, SS Lahiri 11*, 90 ov)
  • Tue, 14 Dec - day 2 - Andhra 1st innings 160/8 (M Faiq 2*, D Kalyankrishna 0*, 65.2 ov)
  • Wed, 15 Dec - day 3 - Bengal 2nd innings 144/8 (S Sanyal 24*, Sabir Ali 1*, 70.1 ov)
  • Thu, 16 Dec - day 4 - Andhra 2nd innings 193/6 (53.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Ranji Trophy News

  • Railways' fairytale reaches fruition

    A game that twisted and turned on the first four days meandered to an anti-climactic, inevitable, end as Railways strolled to their second Ranji Trophy triumph by virtue of gaining the first-innings lead

  • JP's magical season

    When Punjab look back at their loss in the Ranji Trophy final, thepunk-like figure of Jai Prakash Yadav will haut them many times over

  • Goud guides Railways to huge lead

    With an indomitable display of attritional batting, Railways all but wrapped up their second Ranji Trophy title as Punjab were ground out of the contest on a corpse-like pitch

  • Sunny Singh puts Haryana on top

    AK Mohanty made a determined 40 not out, but there was little support from the rest of the Services lower order, and he was left stranded as his side finished with 191

  • Railways steal the advantage

    An inspirational hundred by Pankaj Dharmani, at a time when Punjabappeared out for the count, put the game back on an even keel butRailways regained their advantage at the end of the day through ablistering counterattack