The first game of the postseason, the ALCS Wildcard game is on in Toronto: the noise and excitement are unbelievable. Elsewhere across the globe, the Ranji Trophy is going to start (probably in a sleepy fashion) in several venues all across India.

Also, for nostalgic purposes, when Indore gets to host its first ever test match, here is the scorecard from an old game that was played in Indore, way back in 1955.

http://cricketarchive.com/Archive/Scorecards/21/21456.html

This was the first time Tamil Nadu (it was called Madras then) won the Ranji Trophy. It has won it only once since, in 1988, about which there is this nice write up.

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/cricket/twentyfive-years-on/article5290809.ece

The cricket archive is a lovely website to look up old cricket matches.

http://cricketarchive.com/

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