Irani Cup: Rest of India takes on Vidarbha ahead of IPL

By: PTI | Nagpur |
Published: March 13, 2018 8:08 pm

Faiz Fazal led Vidarbha to their maiden Ranji Trophy title. (PTI Photo)

A bunch of domestic performers such as Mayank Agarwal, Prithvi Shaw along with a battle-hardened internationals like Ravichandran Ashwin will be eager to add some context to Irani Cup when Rest of India clashes with Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha from Wednesday.

With just three weeks left for the cash-rich Indian Premier League to start, the Irani Cup sticks out like sore thumb as India A’s next big tour starts not before July.

Most of the Rest of India players have had good Ranji Trophy season but BCCI’s decision to re-schedule Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy before IPL auctions has taken the sheen away from the prestigious match, which used to serve as trials for India hopefuls in yesteryears.

However, youngsters like Shaw,…

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