An airline giant is taking on a telecom giant. Will you be you here to witness the fireworks on the ground?
The 2nd edition of the Corporate Trophy
offered by The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will be played across 4 venues - Chennai, Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam and Bangalore - from 1st to 8th September. The trophy has been named after Raj Singh Dungarpur, the former BCCI president who passed away last year.
As a part of the tournament, Group C matches are being scheduled in Hyderabad at Gymkhana Grounds and Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium. The opening match will feature last year's winners Air India taking on BSNL, on 1st September, at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium.
Air India, one of the strongest teams in the fray, has players who have featured in the Indian National Team - Mohd Kaif, Hrishikesh Kanitkar, Manvinder Bisla, Naman Ojha, R P Singh, Reetinder Sodhi and Yuvraj Singh. The other members include Ajit Chandila, Ankit Chavan, Harmeet Singh, Dheeraj Jadhav, Deepak Joon, Dhawal Kulkarni, Chandan Madan, Sushant Marathe, Shrikanth Munde, Siddharth Trivedi and Paul Valthaty.
On the other hand, the BSNL team has Joginder Singh, Nitin Aggarwal, Arindam Das, Sanjay Bamel, Niranjan Behera, Kuldeep Diwan, Anshul Kapoor, Kamlesh Makvana, Monish Sharma, N S Negi, Noel Rana, Brijesh Tomar, Varun Kumar and Salil Yadav.
Entry to all the matches is free. Please contact Hyderabad Cricket Association at 2790-5676 for further details.