Vidarbha Cricket Team

Ranji Trophy 2018-19

Umesh Yadav picks seven as Kerala roll over for 106

Manish Pandey and Shreyas Gopal lead Karnataka fightback after early losses against Saurashtra
June 11, 2024
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2018-19

Jharkhand pip Gujarat in last-ball finish; Delhi shot out for 83

Chirag Gandhi fails to get bat on ball with two runs needed for Gujarat in a thrilling finish
June 06, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Nagpur

Aditya Sarwate seizes his biggest moment yet

The allrounder's journey to domestic cricket's highest peaks has been all about two words tattooed on his arm: 'Carpe Diem'
June 07, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy final 2018-19, Nagpur, 5th day

Aditya Sarwate takes 11, Vidarbha win second straight Ranji Trophy title

The left-arm spinner picked up his maiden ten-wicket match-haul as Saurashtra were bowled out for 127, losing by 78 runs
June 10, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Nagpur

'If anyone thought last year was a fluke, we have proven ourselves again'

Faiz Fazal and Chandrakant Pandit, Vidarbha's captain and coach, speak about what it took for the team to win back-to-back Ranji Trophy titles
June 12, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Tropy 2018-19, final, Nagpur

Unadkat confident of bright future despite Saurashtra's stumble at the final hurdle

The loss to Vidarbha was Saurashtra's third straight defeat in a Ranji Trophy final, but their captain and coach were pleased with the side's fight throughout this season
June 09, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy 2018-19 final, Nagpur, 4th day

Sarwate spins Vidarbha in front on 13-wicket day

Saurashtra stutter to 58 for 5 in their second innings, still 148 runs away from the target
June 12, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19, final

Vidarbha 'confident but not complacent' after Sarwate jolts Saurashtra

Performance of lower-order batsmen throughout the match is something to keep in mind, says Ganesh Satish
June 09, 2024
Saurashtra v Vidarbha, Ranji Trophy 2018-19 Final, Nagpur, 3rd day

Vidarbha edge ahead after attritional day's play

Defending champions end the third day 60 runs in front, with eight second-innings wickets in hand
June 06, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy final, 2nd day, Nagpur

Saurashtra falter around unbeaten Snell Patel

Vidarbha offspinner Aditya Sarwate ran through Saurashtra's top order, also accounting for Cheteshwar Pujara for just 1
June 07, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19, final

Smart planning, smarter execution - how Vidarbha plotted Cheteshwar Pujara's fall

Aditya Sarwate's third wicket of the day could well be the most important of the final
June 10, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy final, Nagpur, 1st day

Saurashtra attack limits Vidarbha on opening day

Saurashtra chipped away steadily at Vidarbha on a day of attritional cricket, ending the first day of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 final in a position of advantage
June 06, 2024
Vidarbha v Saurashtra, Ranji Trophy 2018-19, final, Nagpur

Jaffer and Pujara: genial giants of domestic cricket

As they prepare for another Ranji final, here's a brief of their feats in Ranji Trophy through the prism of numbers
June 08, 2024
Kerala v Vidarbha, Semi-final, Ranji Trophy, 2nd day, Wayanad

Umesh Yadav's 12-for seals innings win for Vidarbha

The reigning champions shot out Kerala for 91 as the semi-final ended in just over four sessions
June 09, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19

Umesh Yadav claims seven as Kerala roll over for 106

Manish Pandey and Shreyas Gopal lead Karnataka fightback after early losses against Saurashtra
June 06, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19

Saurashtra pull off highest chase in Ranji Trophy history, join Vidarbha in semi-finals

The defending champions will face Kerala in the semi-finals of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19
June 12, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19

Pandey, Nair take Karnataka into Ranji semis; Saurashtra, Vidarbha inch closer

The batsmen shared an unbroken century stand for the fifth wicket as Rajasthan were left to rue missed opportunities
June 11, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19, Quarter-finals

Advantage Vidarbha after Jaffer's double-ton; UP bolster lead

Wasim Jaffer smashed 206 to blunt the Uttarakhand attack, while UP extended their lead to 349 despite losing eight wickets on the third day against Saurashtra
June 09, 2024
Ranji Trophy 2018-19, Quarter-finals

Avneesh Sudha shines for Uttarakhand, Basil Thampi sours Gujarat's day

A round-up of the first day's play from the four Ranji Trophy quarter-final matches
June 10, 2024