1955–56 Ranji Trophy

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1955-56 Ranji Trophy
Ranji trophy.jpg
The Ranji Trophy, which the winners get.
Administrator(s)BCCI
Cricket formatFirst-class cricket
Tournament format(s)Knockout
ChampionsBombay
Most runsPolly Umrigar (Bombay) (595)[1]
Most wicketsPremangsu Chatterjee (Bengal) (26)[2]

The 1955–56 Ranji Trophy was the 22nd season of the Ranji Trophy. Bombay won the title defeating Bengal in the final.

Final[edit]

30 March - 2 April 1956
Scorecard
Bengal (H)
v
255 (146.1 overs)
Probir Sen 55, R. M. Chanda 55
Manohar Hardikar 8/39
308 (119.2 overs)
Polly Umrigar 112
Premangsu Chatterjee 7/101
179 (85.5 overs)
Basu Thakkar 68
Baloo Gupte 5/80
129/2 (42.3 overs)
Yatin Rele 49*
K. K. Biswas 1/9
Bombay won by 8 wickets
Eden Gardens, Calcutta
Umpires: G. Ayling and Dinkar Desai
  • Toss not known

Scorecards and averages[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 1955/56 / Records / Most runs". Retrieved 23 August 2014.
  2. ^ "Ranji Trophy, 1955/56 / Records / Most wickets". Retrieved 23 August 2014.

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