Unmukt Chand and Puneet Mehra are the two new faces in the 15-member squad announced by the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association for the Ranji one-dayers to be played in Haryana from February 10-18.
Mehra scored 284 runs in four matches at an average of 40.57 while Unmukt scored 478 from seven under-19 Cooch-Behar matches and 171 in one-day games.
Mayank Tehlan, Aakash Chopra and Yogesh Nagar have been overlooked while left-arm spinner Vikas Mishra has been rewarded for his good performance in the domestic season.
Squad: V Kohli (capt), R Bhatia (vice-captain), S Dhawan, M Manhas, P Bisht, U Chand, A Jain, P Mehra, G Chabra, J Singh, V Mishra, C Nanda, A Nehra, P Awana & P Sangwan.
Sarandeep Singh (3 for 21) and Suhail Sharma (3 for 24) helped ONGC beat LB Shastri by six wickets and enter the semifinal of the Sahibzada Ajit Singh tournament.
Brief Score: LB Shastri 149 (Y Nagar 65; Sarandeep 3-21, S Sharma 3-24, S Narwal 2-28) lost to ONGC 151 for 4 (M Tehlan not out 62, M Manhas 50).
Garhwal Heroes win
Former champions Garhwal Heroes FC scored a 1-0 victory over Tarun Sangha FC to collect three points in the round robin league match of the DLF-SAIL-ONGC-Delhi Soccer Association (DSA) Annual Senior Division Open Clubs Football League Championship at the Ambedkar Stadium on Sunday.
AITA tennis from today
The Neelanchal Tennis Academy is organising the AITA men and women’s tennis here from Feb 1-5. Around 150 players from different states will participate in the event.