Tamil Nadu lifts Vijay Hazare Trophy

Posted on:21 Mar 2017 18:09:14
Tamil Nadu lifts Vijay Hazare Trophy
21 March 2017 Current Affairs: Tamil Nadu on 20 March 2017 won the Vijay Hazare Trophy of Cricket, for the fifth time. In the Final played at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium in Delhi, they defeated Bengal by 37 runs.

It was Tamil Nadu's third victory over Bengal in the final of this competition.Opting to bat, Tamil Nadu posted 217, riding on a century by Dinesh Karthik. He made 112. In reply, they bundled out Bengal for 180 in 45.5 overs. Aswin Crist, Rahil Shah and M. Mohammad bagged 2 wickets each, while for Bengal, Sudip Chatterjee top scored with 58.

Man of the match: Dinesh Karthik

Vijay Hazare Trophy : The Vijay Hazare Trophy is a domestic 50-over competition of Cricket played in India. It is also known as the Ranji One Day Trophy. The tournament started in 2002-03 involves state teams from the Ranji Trophy plates. It is named after the famous Indian cricketer Vijay Hazare.

Jharkhand won the trophy in 2011, beating Gujarat in the finals at Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore. Bengal won it on 2011-12.

 

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs 2018 July

18 JULY
NEWS
17 JULY
NEWS
16 JULY
NEWS
15 JULY
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 June

30 JUNE
NEWS
29 JUNE
NEWS
28 JUNE
NEWS
27 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 May

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
28 MAY
NEWS