Calcutta: The CAB XI has topped its group en route to the quarter final of the KSCA invitational tournament in Bangalore.
According to information received here, CAB XI beat Air India by 42 in the final group match on Tuesday. They had beaten Karnataka XI earlier.
CAB XI will meet Hyderabad XI in the quarter finals on Thursday and Friday.
Rohan Gavaskar, who toured England for India A and returned to India on Monday, will not join the squad in Bangalore for the quarter final. Confirming this, a senior CAB official said Gavaskar may be considered if the team wins the quarter final match.
Brief scores: CAB XI 259. Air India 217 (Vineet Indulkar 101 n.o., Sourashish Lahiri 4/34, Utpal Chatterjee 2/51, Shabir Ali 2/51). CAB XI won by 42 runs.