Duleep Trophy matches in Central Zone

The 2001-2002 Duleep Trophy knock-out inter-zonal cricket tournament will be held in the Central Zone from March 28 to April 15.

The executive secretary of the Rajasthan Cricket Association Anant Vyas said today that Jaipur would host two of the Duleep Trophy matches while Indore and Kanpur will host the other two. The first quarter-final between East Zone and West Zone will be played in Jaipur or Nagpur while the two semifinals would be played at Jaipur and Indore. The final will be played in Kanpur.

Jaipur will also hold the Central Zone Ranji Trophy one-day league from January 2 to 7.

The following are the Duleep Trophy fixtures:

Quarterfinal: East Zone vs West Zone - Nagpur/Jaipur - Mar 28 to April 1, 2002.

Semifinals (April 4 to 8): Winner of East/West vs North - Jaipur. South vs Central - Indore.

Final - Kanpur - April 11 to 15.