Heavy rains force Irani Cup out of Jaipur
The Irani Cup fixture has been moved from Jaipur after the BCCI grounds and pitches committee chairman reported the conditions “unplayable” upon inspection. Venkat Sundaram, the committee chairman, visited the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Saturday and found the venue unsuitable for the September 21 domestic season opening clash between defending champions Rajasthan and Rest of India, despite desperate measure being put by the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA).
“Because of heavy rains the playing conditions are not likely to improve,” Sanjay Jagdale, BCCI secretary, told…
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