Cricket News sort by Ranji Trophy 2011-12

Bengal defeated hosts Baroda by 9 wickets at the Moti Bagh Stadium in Vadodara based mainly on a superb bowling performance from speedster Ashok Dinda. However, it was big time disappointment for Bengal as they narrowly missed out in entering the Quarter Finals.

Haryana crushed hosts Gujarat by 140 runs at the Lalabhai Contractor Stadium in Surat to make their entry into the Quarters. The visitors also forced Gujarat into the relegation to the Plate League next season after they finished last in their group.

The Ranji Elite Match between Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai ended in a draw. Tamil Nadu who started the final day at 30 for 2 in their second innings were bowled out for 208.

Bengal are smelling a victory on the final day's play in their Ranji Elite match at the Moti Bagh Stadium in Vadodara. After taking a lead of 106 runs, Bengal have Baroda reeling at 103 for 5 in 34 overs.

The Ranji Elite match between Gujarat and Haryana at the Lalabhai Contractor Stadium in Surat is heading towards an exciting finish on the final day with all the four results possible.

Tamil Nadu easily secured a big first innings lead after bowling out Madhya Pradesh for just 289. By Stumps on Day 3, Tamil Nadu despite a struggle at 30 for 2 find themselves in a pretty position with an overall lead of 227.

Saurashtra pulled off a 97-run win on the third day itself in their Ranji Elite match against hosts Railways at the Karnail Singh Stadium in Delhi. It was a low scoring game in the Country's Capital with the first day seeing 18 wickets go down.

Himachal Pradesh are struggling at 68 for 3 at Stumps on Day 2 in their first innings with a huge deficit of 347 more runs to clear at the Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium in Pune.

Vidarbha are favourites to win the Plate Semi-Final match against Hyderabd as they reached a solid total of 467 for 8 by the close of Day 2 at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha, Nagpur.