Cricket trials for Bharti Vij Academy today Trials to select trainees for the Bharti Vij’s Saint Soldier Cricket Academy in the variuos age groups will be conducted on May 27 at Saint Soldier International School, Sector 28, Chandigarh at 8.30 a.m. Bharti Vij who is the highest wicket taker for Punjab in the Ranji Trophy till now is the chief coach at the academy. He is qualified Board of Control for Cricket in India level-2 coach. Also, Vij was coach of BCCI Zonal Cricket Academy (North Zone) for two years. He has also worked with Punjab Cricket Association as senior cricket coach for four years. Interested players should report at the venue of the trials ahead of the schedule time.
Teams announced for cricket tourneyPanchkula: The Cricket Federation of Haryana have announced Haryana U-17 team and Cricket Federation Rest of India team for the upcoming Second Chaudhary Ranbir All India U-17 Cricket Tournament to be held in Panchkula and Chandigarh from June 1 to 4.
The teams are : Haryana U-17 team : Ajay Duhan (Captain), Sumit Kumar (V/C), Ankit Chaudhary, Ajay Kashyap, Gaurav Tondon (W/Keeper), Ashish Kumar , Sahil Preet Singh, Ankush Dhaliwal, Amit Chaudhary, Naveen Baloda, Gaurav Garg, Gaurav Kumar, Jatin Arora, Avinash Kumar, Kamaljeet Singh, Ashok Saini, Om Prakash (Coach); CFI Rest of India : Animesh Goyal (Captain), Amit Dhiman (v/c), Chankya Batta (W/K), Yash Kumar, Paramjit Singh, Mohit Rana, Deepak Saroha, Mukesh Saroha, Jaswinder Singh, Vinayak, Kawanjit Singh, Himanshu Sharma, Sachin Kumar, Vishal Kumar, Raj Pal (Coach).
Chinappa finish first on Day TwoCOIMBATORE: Trishul Chinappa returned with a par 72 in the Category A & B on the second day of the Toyota Etios Junior Tour being played at the par 72 Coimbatore Golf Club on Wednesday. Chandigarh’s Tarundeep Chadha was lying sixth after he returned with a par 83. Meanwhile, Trishul returned with an even par 72 to enjoy a 10-stroke lead over Sumeir Malhotra of BPGC in category A (16-18 years).In Category B (14-16 yrs), Shiv Srinivasan from TNGF, Chennai who had started the day at tenth position pole vaulted to the top position after returning with a card of 5 over par 79. Similarly, in Category C (14-12 yrs), Piyush Sangwan of DLF CG who started the day on second position grabbed the top position from arch rival Viraj Madappa of Tollyganj GC, Kolkata, who was the overnight leader. In Category D (10-12 yrs), Kshitij Seghal from RCGC, Kolkata returned with a card 17 over par 89 to finish at the top in his category. Nitika Arjun of Bangalore GC, Bangalore, returned with a card of 13 over par 85 to make her self comfortable in the leader’s position in Category A&B girls’ section. In Category C girls’ section, Ridhima Dilawari Army GC, Delhi returned with a card of 16 over par 88 to end the day as leader. Sehar Atwal of Delhi GC lies second with a card of 20 over par 92