India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been denied permission to play for Saurashtra within the Ranji Trophy closing by BCCI president Sourav Ganguly.
Jadeja has been an integral a part of the ODI set-up in latest instances and can probably be coaching with the nationwide workforce for the South Africa collection through the Ranji Trophy closing.
The ultimate begins on March 9 whereas India’s first ODI towards South Africa takes place on March 12.
“I spoke to him [Ganguly] and was instructed that the board can’t enable Jadeja to play Ranji as nation comes first,” Jaydev Shah, the SCA president was quoted as saying by The Indian Specific.
“If BCCI needs individuals to look at their premier home cricket then no worldwide sport must be held throughout Ranji closing, henceforth. It’s my suggestion. Will BCCI maintain a world match throughout IPL? No, as a result of it provides cash.
“Ranji Trophy can solely be popularised if star gamers play not less than within the finals. Don’t maintain any worldwide cricket throughout finals, have a correct window.
“I might have liked to see him (Jadeja) play the Ranji Trophy closing for us, why solely Jadeja, I might have liked to see Mohammad Shami (for Bengal) additionally.”
Saurashtra will, nevertheless, have the companies of India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara for the ultimate. Bengal, who’re the opposite workforce contesting the ultimate, will be capable to discipline Wriddhiman Saha within the summit conflict.