Dravid to lead in first two ODIs, Badani recalled

Published: Monday, October 20, 2003, 22:39 [IST]
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Kolkata: Rahul Dravid will lead the Indian team in the first two matches of the coming Limited Over tri-series with the ailing Sourav Ganguly being ruled out of the games after undergoing two surgeries in five days for an abscess on his left thigh. Tamil Nadu batsman Hemang Badani will substitute Ganguly in the two matches against New Zealand at Chennai on October 23 and Australia at Gwalior on October 26, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sources said .

''At the moment we feel he can't play the first two games,'' BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya said after receiving a medical report from the doctors attending on the Indian captain.

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