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The 1971–72 Ranji Trophy was the 38th season of the Ranji Trophy. Bombay won their 14th title in a row defeating Bengal in the final.

1971-72 Ranji Trophy
Ranji trophy.jpg
The Ranji Trophy, which the winners get.
Administrator(s)BCCI
Cricket formatFirst-class cricket
Tournament format(s)League and knockout
ChampionsBombay
Participants22
Most runsChetan Chauhan (Maharashtra) (540)[1]
Most wicketsPadmakar Shivalkar (Bombay) (41)[2]

Contents

HighlightsEdit

  • Bengal was captained in the final by former Indian football captain Chuni Goswami.

FinalEdit

21–26 April 1972
Scorecard
Bombay (H)
v
377 (135.2 overs)
Sunil Gavaskar 157
Subroto Guha 3/77
279 (119.2 overs)
Ashok Gandotra 92
Padmakar Shivalkar 3/75
254 (83.5 overs)
Ashok Mankad 98
Dilip Doshi 3/73
106 (38.4 overs)
Kalyan Chowdhury 20
Padmakar Shivalkar 6/43
Bombay won by 246 runs
Brabourne Stadium, Bombay
Umpires: S. Balaji Rao and M. V. Nagendra
  • Bombay won the toss and decided to bat

Scorecards and averagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 1971/72 / Records / Most runs". Retrieved 14 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 1971/72 / Records / Most wickets". Retrieved 14 November 2014.

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