Saha for Duleep
Wriddhiman Saha, who kept wickets for India in the Adelaide Test, will join the East Zone squad for the Duleep Trophy semi-final against North, to be held at the Kotla from February 4-7. Saha is expected to lead the team.
Benaud to sign
Participants at the Frank Worrell Day blood donation camp this year, to be held on Friday, will get certificates signed by the legendary Richie Benaud. The day is also observed as Cricket Association of Bengalís Foundation Day.
The final of the BCCI Associate Members Under-22 tournament between Manipur and Meghalaya will be played at the Eden, on Thursday.
Sandipan Das, Aloke Pratap Singh and Ravi Kant Singh have been named in the India under-19 probables list for the tour of Australia.
Second Seed Saurav Sukul outclassed Vikram Naidu BS 6-0, 6-1, while Rupesh Roy blanked Vishwanath Savadi of Karnataka 6-0, 6-0 in the first round of the Central Excise Grass Court Tennis Championship, at the club courts, on Tuesday.
Seventh seed Amrita Mukherjee beat Victoria Chahal of National Tennis Academy 2-6, 6-2, 6-0.
Other Winners (1st round)
Menís (1st Round): Rakshay Thakkar, Sagar Manjanna, Tejas Chaukalkar, Ajay Selvaraj, Farid Alam, Shahbaaz Khan, Siddharth Rawat, Saurabh Singh, Abhijeet Tiwari.
Womenís: Ankita Raina, Shreya Pasricha, Sadgi Rajani, Sansitha Nandakumar, Shweta Rana, R Vijayalakshmi, Shruti Archita, Nehel Sahni, Amrita Mukherjee, Sahan Shetty, Treta Bhattacharya, Namita Bal, Riya Bhatia, Vaniya Dangwal, S Vaishnavi Reddy.