The 2013 Irani Cup, also called 2013 Irani Trophy, was the 51st season of the Irani Cup, a first-class cricket competition in India. It was a one-off match which was played from 6 February 2013 to 10 February 2013 between the 2012–13 Ranji champions Mumbai and the Rest of India team. Wankhede Stadium, the home ground of Mumbai, hosted the match. The match was drawn and Rest of India retained the Irani Cup by virtue of their first innings lead.[1]

2013 Irani Cup
Rest of India Mumbai
526 & 389/5d 409 & 160/4
Match drawn; Rest of India won on 1st innings
Date6 February 2013 (2013-02-06) – 10 February 2013 (2013-02-10)
VenueWankhede Stadium, Mumbai

SquadsEdit

Squads
Mumbai[2] Rest of India[3]
Ajit Agarkar (c) Virender Sehwag (c)
Ankeet Chavan Shikhar Dhawan
Vishal Dabholkar Harbhajan Singh
Wasim Jaffer Abhimanyu Mithun
Javed Khan Pragyan Ojha
Dhawal Kulkarni Ishwar Pandey
Abhishek Nayar Suresh Raina
Kaustubh Pawar Ambati Rayudu
Ajinkya Rahane Wriddhiman Saha (wk)
Hiken Shah Jalaj Saxena
Rohit Sharma Mohammed Shami
Aditya Tare (wk) Sreesanth
Sachin Tendulkar Manoj Tiwary
Shardul Thakur Murali Vijay
Suryakumar Yadav

Lead-upEdit

Mumbai captain Ajit Agarkar was ruled out of the Irani Cup due to a groin injury. Allrounder Abhishek Nayar was named the captain of the side.[4]

A stomach bug forced the RoI captain Virender Sehwag to sit out for the match, and Harbhajan Singh lead the team instead.[5]

ScorecardEdit

Innings 1
Rest of India 1st innings
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Shikhar Dhawan b Thakur 63 101 11 0 62.37
Murali Vijay b Nayar 116 206 17 1 56.31
Manoj Tiwary lbw b Nayar 37 67 7 0 55.22
Ambati Rayudu c Jaffer b Sharma 51 83 9 0 61.44
Suresh Raina c Thakur b Chavan 134 169 14 5 79.28
Wriddhiman Saha lbw b Kulkarni 17 19 4 0 89.47
Harbhajan Singh c Nayar b Kulkarni 16 15 3 0 106.66
Abhimanyu Mithun lbw b Chavan 51 90 9 1 56.66
Pragyan Ojha c Kulkarni b Dabholkar 0 7 0 0 0.00
Sreesanth not out 1 19 0 0 5.26
Ishwar Pandey c Rahane b Chavan 13 14 1 1 92.85
Extras (lb 4, w 1, nb 5) 10
Total (all out; 130.1 overs) 526

Fall of wickets: 1–144 (Dhawan, 38.1 ov), 2–222 (Tiwary, 58.6 ov), 3–231 (Vijay, 62.6 ov), 4–309 (Rayudu, 83.2 ov), 5–330 (Saha, 88.5 ov), 6–352 (Harbhajan, 94.4 ov), 7–505 (Mithun, 122.4 ov), 8–506 (Ojha, 123.6 ov), 9–512 (Raina, 124.4 ov), 10–526 (Pandey, 130.1 ov)

Mumbai bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
Javed Khan 18 6 45 0 2.50
Dhawal Kulkarni 27 5 107 2 3.96
Shardul Thakur 18 1 82 1 4.55
Vishal Dabholkar 26 3 119 1 4.57
Abhishek Nayar 25 10 70 2 2.80
Ankeet Chavan 10.1 1 56 3 5.50
Rohit Sharma 6 2 33 1 5.50
Innings 2
Mumbai 1st innings
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Wasim Jaffer c Rayudu b Sreesanth 80 126 11 1 63.49
Aditya Tare c Tiwary b Pandey 6 9 1 0 66.66
Ajinkya Rahane lbw b Harbhajan 83 183 9 1 45.35
Shardul Thakur c Tiwary b Pandey 4 16 1 0 25.00
Sachin Tendulkar not out 140 197 18 2 71.06
Rohit Sharma c Ojha b Harbhajan 0 12 0 0 0.00
Abhishek Nayar c Vijay b Mithun 1 12 0 0 8.33
Ankeet Chavan c Saha b Mithun 49 89 8 0 55.05
Dhawal Kulkarni c Vijay b Ojha 10 38 1 0 26.31
Javed Khan c Mithun b Harbhajan 8 15 2 0 53.33
Vishal Dabholkar lbw b Ojha 0 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 7, w 2, nb 13) 28
Total (all out; 114.1 overs) 409

Fall of wickets: 1–14 (Tare, 3.3 ov), 2–146 (Jaffer, 39.2 ov), 3–161 (Thakur, 44.1 ov), 4–234 (Rahane, 64.5 ov), 5–254 (Sharma, 70.4 ov), 6–257 (Nayar, 73.4 ov), 7–360 (Chavan, 99.4 ov), 8–399 (Kulkarni, 110.4 ov), 9–409 (Khan, 113.5 ov), 10–409 (Dabholkar, 114.1 ov)

Rest of India bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
Sreesanth 21 3 80 1 3.80
Ishwar Pandey 24 6 76 2 3.16
Abhimanyu Mithun 21 1 73 2 3.47
Pragyan Ojha 26.1 1 103 2 3.93
Harbhajan Singh 21 4 64 3 3.04
Manoj Tiwary 1 1 0 0 0.00
Innings 3
Rest of India 2nd innings
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Shikhar Dhawan c Nayar b Kulkarni 0 6 0 0 0.00
Murali Vijay c Sharma b Thakur 35 61 5 0 57.37
Sreesanth run out (Sharma) 18 56 3 0 32.14
Manoj Tiwary c Jaffer b Dabholkar 69 166 5 3 41.56
Ambati Rayudu not out 156 289 12 4 53.97
Suresh Raina c Rahane b Dabholkar 71 106 8 3 66.98
Wriddhiman Saha not out 20 43 2 1 46.51
Harbhajan Singh
Abhimanyu Mithun
Pragyan Ojha
Ishwar Pandey
Extras (b 3, lb 2, w 8, nb 7) 20
Total (5 wickets dec; 120 overs) 389

Fall of wickets: 1–0 (Dhawan, 0.6 ov), 2–55 (Sreesanth, 17.6 ov), 3–67 (Vijay, 23.1 ov), 4–207 (Tiwary, 72.2 ov), 5–352 (Raina, 106.5 ov)

Mumbai bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
Dhawal Kulkarni 17 6 35 1 2.05
Abhishek Nayar 9 3 28 0 3.11
Javed Khan 14 6 33 0 2.35
Shardul Thakur 12 1 44 1 3.66
Ankeet Chavan 38 4 126 0 3.31
Vishal Dabholkar 25 1 97 2 3.88
Rohit Sharma 5 0 21 0 4.20
Innings 4
Mumbai 2nd innings
Player Status Runs Balls 4s 6s Strike rate
Wasim Jaffer not out 101 141 10 0 71.63
Aditya Tare c Dhawan b Harbhajan Singh 11 41 2 0 26.82
Ajinkya Rahane c Vijay b Harbhajan Singh 25 47 2 1 53.19
Rohit Sharma c Mithun b Ojha 1 7 0 0 14.28
Abhishek Nayar c Saha b Raina 2 43 0 0 4.65
Ankeet Chavan not out 12 47 1 0 25.53
Extras (b 4, lb 2, nb 2) 8
Total (4 wickets; 54 overs) 160

Fall of Wickets:1-36 (Tare, 13.3 ov), 2-89 (Rahane, 27.3 ov), 3-104 (Sharma, 30.3 ov), 4-123 (Nayar 41.5 ov)

Rest of India bowling
Bowler Overs Maidens Runs Wickets Econ
Sreesanth 6 2 7 0 1.16
Ishwar Pandey 3 2 8 0 2.66
Pragyan Ojha 12 0 45 1 3.75
Harbhajan Singh 16 1 38 2 2.37
Abhimanyu Mithun 2 0 14 0 7.00
Suresh Raina 7 1 14 1 2.00
Manoj Tiwary 4 1 17 0 4.25
Ambati Rayudu 3 0 10 0 3.33
Murali Vijay 1 0 1 0 1.00

Result: Match Drawn; Rest of India won on 1st innings

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jaffer's ton in vain as Rest win Irani". Wisden India. 10 February 2013. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  2. ^ Injury forces Zaheer out of Irani Cup
  3. ^ Sehwag to captain Rest of India in Irani Cup
  4. ^ Injured Agarkar to miss Irani Cup
  5. ^ "Mumbai field first as Sehwag ruled out". Wisden India. 6 February 2013.[permanent dead link]

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