Baroda Cricket Asociation to set up new academy

The association has decided to earmark Rs 1 crore in fond memory of late H H Maharaja Ranjitsinh Gaekwad for providing scholarship and awards to junior cricketers.

Vadodara: May 24, 2012

 

The newly-elected managing committee of the Baroda Cricket Association (BCA) has decided to set up a cricket academy in the state.

 

At its first meeting held on Thursday, the committee also decided to earmark Rs 1 crore in fond memory of late H H Maharaja Ranjitsinh Gaekwad who died on May 10 last year, for providing scholarship and awards to junior cricketers.

 

It has also appointed the senior selection committee for the 2012-13 season and the panel, to be headed by C R Mohite, also includes former India players Nayan Mongia and Jacob Martin. (PTI)