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Services-J & K tie poised for exciting finish
Services-J & K tie poised for exciting finish

New Delhi: Chasing a modest victory target of 159, Services were 24 for two in the second innings of the penultimate day of their North Zone Ranji Trophy league match against Jammu & Kashmir here on Monday

Bengal take first innings points against Assam
Bengal take first innings points against Assam

Calcutta: Bengal got the all important first innings lead on the last day of their East Zone Ranji Trophy league match against Assam which ended in a draw at the Eden Gardens here yesterday

Bihar defeat Tripura by 51 runs
Bihar defeat Tripura by 51 runs

Agartala: Bihar won their East Zone Ranji Trophy league match against Tripura at the Maharaja Bir Bikram College stadium here yesterday by 51 runs to pick up the maximum eight points

Andhra make good score on opening day
Andhra make good score on opening day

Hyderabad: After opting to bat first on a placid batting track at the Gymkhana grounds, Andhra started quietly with no runs in the first over

Dharmani hits consective third century
Dharmani hits consective third century

Ludhiana: Pankaj Dharmani (101) slammed his third consective century in the fourth outing of this season as Punjab declared their first innings at 530 for seven 15 minutes after tea on the second day of the North Zone Ranji Trophy league tie at the

Himachal collapse gives Haryana the lead
Himachal collapse gives Haryana the lead

Rohtak: Himachal conceded a 70 runs lead as their innings suddenly collapsed on the second day against Haryana in the North Zone Ranji Trophy league match at the Vishwakarma stadium here today

Maiden ton in Subbaiah Pillai Trophy by Manohar
Maiden ton in Subbaiah Pillai Trophy by Manohar

Hyderabad: Hyderabad's left hand opening batsman Daniel Manohar's maiden century in the Subbaiah Pillai Trophy marked the highlight of the day's proceedings in the match between hosts Hyderabad and Andhra at the Gymkhana Ground here on Sunday

Butcher, Gough shine as England experience revival
Butcher, Gough shine as England experience revival

Bloemfontein: England experienced their best day of their South African tour on Sunday as Darren Gough and Mark Butcher put a smile back onto the normally stern face of coach Duncan Fletcher

Ranji match poised for keen finish
Ranji match poised for keen finish

Agartala: The East Zone Ranji Trophy league match between Bihar and Tripura is poised for a keen finish

J & K hit back against Services
J & K hit back against Services

New Delhi: After being restricted to 221, Jammu and Kashmir hit back hard to dismiss three Services batsmen for 20 runs at close of play on the first day of the North Zone Ranji Trophy league match here yesterday

Services take first innings lead against J & K
Services take first innings lead against J & K

New Delhi: Brilliant half-century knocks by skipper Sanjay Verma (74) and C.D.Thomson (74) and their 142 runs sixth wicket partnership helped Services to notch up 282 for eight and take a vital 41-run first innings lead against Jammu and Kashmir on

Railways bat entire day for 83 runs, break World record
Railways bat entire day for 83 runs, break World record

Indore: In a remarkable display of stonewalling, Railways thwarted Madhya Pradesh's hopes of an outright victory by batting right through the last day at the Maharani Usha Raje ground here yesterday

Keen tussle for first innings lead
Keen tussle for first innings lead

Calcutta: Consistent batting down the order saw Bengal get to within 13 runs of Assam's first innings total on the third day of the East Zone Ranji Trophy league match here yesterday

Railways bat entire day for 83 runs, break world record
Railways bat entire day for 83 runs, break world record

In a remarkable display of stonewalling, Railways thwarted Madhya Pradesh's hopes of an outright victory by batting right through the last day of their Central Zone Ranji Trophy match at the Maharani Usha Raje ground in Indore on Sunday

Surprise changes to SA A team after easy victory
Surprise changes to SA A team after easy victory

Centurion: One of the national selectors, Clive Rice, paid what appeared to be a ``courtesy call'' at SuperSport Park yesterday and got an eyeful of why South Africa A have become the professional, unbeatable side they are

Sodhi's ton places Punjab in command
Sodhi's ton places Punjab in command

Ludhiana: Reetinder Sodhi's unbeaten century put Punjab in a commanding position as they scored 276 for two at the draw of stumps against Delhi on the first day of their fourth league match of this season's Ranji Trophy four day match at the Punjab

Tailenders help Haryana to recover
Tailenders help Haryana to recover

Rohtak: Useful contributions by the tailenders helped Haryana to stage a recovery against Himachal Pradesh on the opening day of their fourth match of the North Zone Ranji Trophy league at the Vishwakarma stadium here today

Liebenberg, Hamilton shine in England-Combined XI match
Liebenberg, Hamilton shine in England-Combined XI match

Bloemfontein: Former South African Test player, Gerhardus Liebenberg, proved to be a thorn in England's side as a Combined Free State/Griqualand West XI held their own against the tourists on the second day of their four-day match at Goodyear Park on

Full-strength Blues tame toothless Tigers
Full-strength Blues tame toothless Tigers

After they were permitted to witness something of an act of self-destruction through the middle stages of their opponents' innings, New South Wales' cricketers have ensured that the North Sydney Oval remains a bogey venue for Tasmania with a 21 run

Railways forced to follow on
Railways forced to follow on

Indore: Rajesh Chauhan (5-99) and his fellow spinners bowled their hearts out to force Railways to follow on on the third day of the Central Zone Ranji Trophy league match at Indore yesterday