Patna: Defying BCCI selection committee for Bihar, RJD chief Laloo Prasad Yadav-led Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) on Thursday announced selection trial for state's under-19 team scheduled to play against Tripura from October 17 to 19 at Jamshedpur.
An emergency meeting of the BCA chaired by its working president, Abdul Bari Siddiqui late on Wednesday night decided to hold the two-day trial at the Moinul Haq Stadium in Patna from October 10, Association secretary Ajay Narayan Sharma told PTI. Sharma said a selection committee to be constituted soon would conduct the trial. BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Wednesday constituted a selection committee to choose Bihar teams for both senior and junior tournaments. National selector Ashok Malhotra was appointed chairman of the five-member committee, which also includes former Indian wicket-keeper Syed Saba Karim, ex-pacer Randhir Singh, Sunil Singh and Ashish Sinha. Extras: Post your views