RANJI TROPHY: Importance of Ranji Cricket in India

ranji trophy importance in india

RANJI TROPHY is also known as first-class domestic competition. In July 1934 the championship was launched as “the cricket championship of India”. It was conceptualized in a meeting by the board of control for cricket in India (BCCI). The first trophy was gifted by Maharaja Bhupinder Singh of Patiala. 1st match was held on 4th Nov 1934. After that, there were a series of matches that took place under this championship trophy. At present, 28 teams are participating in the Ranji trophy. They are Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Baroda, Bengal, Chhattisgarh,…