File photo of cricket bat and balls.(Getty Images)
File photo of cricket bat and balls.(Getty Images)

Former Saurashtra opener Jitu Shah passes away

He was 76. Shah, a left-handed opening batsman, represented Saurashtra from 1965 to 1974 in 19 Ranji Trophy matches scoring 576 runs.
Rajkot | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2020 10:42 PM IST

Former Saurashtra opener Jitendra Shah died of brain stroke in Ahmedabad on Thursday, the Saurashtra Cricket Association informed.

He was 76. Shah, a left-handed opening batsman, represented Saurashtra from 1965 to 1974 in 19 Ranji Trophy matches scoring 576 runs.

His contribution to Saurashtra cricket shall be profoundly remembered, the SCA stated.

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