League matches to start in Ludhiana from March 21
PCA Trident Cup Challenger Triangular Series
Ludhiana: In the ongoing PCA Trident Cup Challenger Triangular Series, Ludhiana will get to see the best of cricketing action in the next two days.
Sharing the information Bhupinder Singh Sr, former International cricket player & member of the organizing committee informed that the tournament is sponsored by Trident Group of Companies and carries a cash prize of Rs 2 lacs for the Winner team and Rs 1 lacs /- for the Runners up team apart from individual prizes worth Rs 11,000 for the Best Batsman, Best all-rounder, Best Wicket keeper and Best Fielder of the tournament and Man of the Match for each game.
The purpose of the tournament is to make the best players, chosen by PCA from Punjab on the basis of their performance, to play against each other, perform and improve in the company of better players. He further informed that the matches being played between three teams namely PCA Punjab XI, PCA Rest of Punjab Red and PCA Rest of Punjab Green.
On Sunday 21st March the match will be played between teams of, PCA Rest of Punjab Red and Punjab Green at GRD grounds on Hambran Road Ludhiana followed by a match between PCA Punjab XI and PCA Rest of Punjab RED at the Hara School of Cricket stadium at Baddowal on Monday March 22nd .
Earlier in this tournament 2-2 league matches each were held at Amritsar and Hoshiarpur. PCA Punjab XI is leading the points table after winning all their 3 league matches played till now and have already secured a place in finals. The other finalist team will be decided from the outcome of matches played in Ludhiana. Finals will be played from 24th March to 26th March at PCA Stadium Mohali.