Kerala to host Duleep Trophy semi-finals, finals

Updated: July 13, 2013, 4:43 PM IST
Kerala to host Duleep Trophy semi-finals, finals

Kochi: Kerala will for the first time host the finals of the All India Duleep trophy at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium here from October 17 to 21.

The semi-finals will be held here from October 10-13. The decision in this regard was taken at the South Zone fixture committee meeting held in chennai, a KCA press release said on Saturday.

Most of the Indian senior and junior players will be participating in the prestigious tourney.

Kerala hosted this tournament on three occasions earlier -- Oct 23-26 in 1981 at University stadium Thiruvananthapuram between North and South zones; Oct 11-14, 1985 when the semi finals were held at Thiruvananthapuram between North and West Zones and Apr10-13, 2003 between elite C and Plate B at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium- Kochi.

First Published: July 13, 2013, 4:43 PM IST

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