Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: The Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy is a domestic Twenty20 cricket championship in India, organized by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), among the teams from the Ranji Trophy. It is named after the famous Indian test cricketer, Syed Mushtaq Ali.

The 2006-2007 inaugural season of this trophy was won by Tamil Nadu under the captaincy of Dinesh Karthik.

In June 2016, the BCCI announced that the championship would be scrapped and replaced with a zonal-based competition. The very next season, the BCCI reverted to include all the domestic teams.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Overall Records

Most Trophy wins3
Tamil Nadu
Most consecutive wins14
Karnataka
Most consecutive defeats22
Jammu & Kashmir
Largest margin of victory (by runs)By 130 runs
Vidarbha vs Sikkim
Largest margin of victory (by wickets)By 10 wicket
Jharkhand vs Tripura
Largest margin of victory (by balls)By 100 balls
Jharkhand vs Tripura

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy – Highest Individual score

Puneet Bisht from Meghalaya is the leading player in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Highest Individual score list with an impressive score of 155. Following are the details of the player to score the Highest Individual  runs in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy so far:

Puneet Bisht
Puneet Bisht
ScoreNameFromAgainstVenueYear
147Shreyas IyerMumbaiSikkimIndore2019
155Puneet BishtMeghalayaMizoramChennai2021
135Mohammed AzharuddeenKeralaMumbaiMumbai2021

 

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy – Highest team score

Karnataka team scored the highest team score in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in 2019 against Services at Dr. PVG Raju ACA Sports Complex, Vizianagaram. Following are the details of the team to score the highest team total in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy so far:

ScoreByAgainstVenueCityYear
250/3KarnatakaServicesDr PVG Raju ACA Sports ComplexVizianagaram2019
243/3MumbaiPunjabLalabhai Contractor StadiumSurat2019
233/3GujaratKeralaEmerald High School GroundIndore2013
233/7SaurashtraVidarbhaHolkar Cricket StadiumIndore2021
230/6MeghalayaMizoramGuru Nanak College GroundChennai2021

 

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy – Lowest team score

Tripura team scored the least score in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Tripura scored 30 runs against Jharkhand in 2009 at Tata Digwadih Stadium, Dhanbad. Following are the details of the team to score the lowest team total in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy sofar:

ScoreByAgainstVenueCityYear
30TripuraJharkhandTata Digwadih StadiumDhanbad2009
58AndhraHyderabadGymkhana GroundHyderabad2011
58BengalTamil NaduRajiv Gandhi International StadiumHyderabad2012

 

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy – Teams

The competition features all 38 Domestic Teams of India. Check out all 38 teams of Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy below:

S. NoTeams
1Andhra Pradesh
2
Arunachal Pradesh
3Assam
4Baroda
5Bengal
6Bihar
7Chandigarh
8Chhattisgarh
9Delhi
10Goa
11Gujarat
12Haryana
13
Himachal Pradesh
14Hyderabad
15
Jammu and Kashmir
16Jharkhand
17Karnataka
18Kerala
19
Madhya Pradesh
20Maharashtra
21Manipur
22Meghalaya
23Mizoram
24Mumbai
25Nagaland
26Odisha
27Puducherry
28Punjab
29Railways
30Rajasthan
31Saurashtra
32Services
33Sikkim
34Tamil Nadu
35Tripura
36Uttar Pradesh
37Uttarakhand
38Vidarbha


Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Winners list

Dinesh Karthik led Tamil Nadu won the first-ever Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy by beating Punjab in the 2006/07 season. Check out the list of winners of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy:

Tamil Nadu wins 2021 Mushtaq Ali Trophy
Tamil Nadu wins 2021 Mushtaq Ali Trophy
SeasonsWinnersRunners-up
2006/07Tamil NaduPunjab
2009/10MaharashtraHyderabad
2010/11Bengal
Madhya Pradesh
2011/12BarodaPunjab
2012/13GujaratPunjab
2013/14BarodaUttar Pradesh
2014/15GujaratPunjab
2015/16Uttar PradeshBaroda
2016/17East ZoneCentral Zone
2017/18DelhiRajasthan
2018/19KarnatakaMaharashtra
2019/20KarnatakaTamil Nadu
2020/21Tamil NaduBaroda
2021Tamil NaduKarnataka

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Winning Captains

Following are the details of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Winning Captains:

SeasonsWinnersCaptains
2006/07Tamil NaduDinesh Karthik
2009/10MaharashtraRohit Motwani
2010/11BengalManoj Tiwary
2011/12BarodaPinal Shah
2012/13GujaratParthiv Patel
2013/14BarodaAditya Waghmode
2014/15GujaratManprit Juneja
2015/16Uttar PradeshSuresh Raina
2016/17East ZoneManoj Tiwary
2017/18Delhi
Pradeep Sangwan
2018/19KarnatakaManish Pandey
2019/20KarnatakaManish Pandey
2020/21Tamil NaduDinesh Karthik
2021Tamil NaduVijay Shankar

Which state Won Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Most Time? 

Tamil Nadu team have won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 3 times.

Which captain Won Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy most time?

Manish Pandey(Karnataka), Manoj Tiwary(Bengal, East Zone) and Dinesh Karthik(Tamil Nadu) have won the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy most time.

Which team scored highest runs in SMAT History?

Karnataka has scored the highest runs in SMAT History. Karnataka scored 250 runs against Services in 2019.

Which player holds the highest individual Score in SMAT history?

Puneet Bisht from Meghalaya scored the highest individual Score in SMAT history.