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Teams and their incredible run of victories

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Last Updated: Mon, Feb 11, 2013 09:37 hrs
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The Rest of India extended their incredible run of consecutive victories to eight with latest win on the basis of first innings lead over Mumbai in the Irani Cup. In this context is indeed interesting to peep into details of teams which have a unique distinction of clinching India’s premier domestic championships on the most successive occasions as is tabulated in the following exclusive chart:


 

Championships

Teams

Number  of wins in-a-row

Period (both seasons inclusive)

Tournament’s debut season

Ranji Trophy

Mumbai

15

1958-59 to 1972-73

1934-35

Irani Cup

Rest of India

8

2006-07 to 2012-13*

1959-60

Duleep Trophy

North Zone

5

1990-91 to 1994-95

1961-62

Deodhar Trophy

West Zone

4

1982-83 to 1985-86

1973-74

 

North Zone

4

1986-87 to 1989-90

--

Challenger Trophy

India Seniors

4

1994-95 to 1997-98

1994-95


* This was held twice this season.

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