Vijay Hazare Trophy 2012 is here!
The Vijay Hazare Trophy, commonly known as the Ranji 1 dayers, have begun today, 20th Feb, 2012. It is the 50 overs ODI matches played between 5 zones: East, West, North, South and Central.
In all, there are 27 teams split as below:
|Central||Madhya Pradesh, Railways, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Vidarbha|
|East||Assam, Bengal, Jharkhand, Orissa, Tripura|
|North||Delhi, Harayana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Services|
|South||Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Hyderabad, Karanataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu|
|West||Baroda, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Mumbai, Saurashtra|
The Trophy was started in 2002-03. Tamil nadu has won it 4 times, Mumbai has won it 2 times and Jhakhand has won it once.
Date: 20th Feb, 2012:
Mohammed Kaif was highest scorer with 56 runs hitting 3 FOURS and 1 SIX for his team UP in Hazare Trophy today. His team UP won vs Railways!
Harshal Patel took 2 wickets for his Team Haryana against Punjab.
3 RCB players are playing for Karnataka vs Goa today:
Karun Nair scored 15 runs of 37 balls hitting 2 FOURS.
Abhimanyu Mithun bowled excellent spell of 6 overs with 1 maiden giving away 21 runs and bagged 2 wickets with economy of 3.50.
KP Appanna too bowled 3 overs givng away only 11 runs and getting 1 wicket with economy of 3.66.
CM Gautam picked 3 catches as the wicket-keeper for his team.
Team Goa scored only 54 runs in 20.3 overs and Team Karnataka won in just 12.3 overs scoring 55-2.
Date: 21st Feb, 2012: VH Trophy updates:
Mohammed Kaif against remains the highest scorer for his team UP with 38 runs from 73 balls hitting 2 FOURS and 1 SIX. His team lost though, against MP.
Abhimanyu Mithun again bags 2 wickets. But that's not all; he scored 34 runs from just 20 balls hitting 4 FOURS and 2 SIXES. All-rounder in making, eh?
KP Appanna also bagged 1 wicket while CM Gautam assisted a stump-out and a catch.
Seems the RCB players are in full form and of course, it is a good sign with IPL 5 only 44 days away....... Stay connected for more updates!
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