Article Highlights from the Third Round of the Ranji Trophy 2023-24 Season
The Mumbai team continued their winning streak, while defending champions Saurashtra finally managed a win against Vidarbha. The weather continued to play a significant role in the matches.
Mumbai had three back-to-back wins and now leads Group B standings. Kerala experienced a crushing 232-run defeat as they were dismissed for just 94 runs in the second innings. Saurashtra secured their first win of the season against Vidarbha with a 238-run margin victory.
Haryana, after a slow start to the season, recorded two consecutive wins, including a comprehensive victory against Manipur. In another part of the country, Tamil Nadu clinched a win against Railways, and Puducherry also secured a win.
Baroda, Puducherry, and Madhya Pradesh are leading their respective groups with a strong start to the season. On the other hand, Delhi is struggling and sits at the bottom of Group D with just one point.
The weather has been a significant concern with several matches being affected, and players calling for a reevaluation of the scheduling to minimize interruptions. UP, Punjab, Chandigarh, and other teams have been particularly affected by weather disruptions in their matches.