Vidarbha wins Irani Trophy

The hosts had made a mockery of the contest when they decided to post a record total of 800 in their first innings and then bowled out Rest of India for 390 on the final day of the match.

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Nagpur, Publish Date: Mar 19 2018 12:37AM | Updated Date: Mar 19 2018 12:37AM
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Reigning Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha completed a coveted double crown by winning the Irani Cup beating Rest of India by virtue of massive first innings lead.

The hosts had made a mockery of the contest when they decided to post a record total of 800 in their first innings and then bowled out Rest of India for 390 on the final day of the match.  Vidarbha won by virtue of huge 404-run first innings lead.