Government of India
Cricket lovers would be thrilled to know that an Indian Revenue Cricket team [a combined team of Income-tax, Customs and Central Excise] would be participating in the inaugural Corporate Cup Cricket Tournament being organized by the BCCI. Our team is in Group ‘A’ and would be fighting for a place in the semi-finals against ITC and Air India. The day and night matches of 50 overs a side would be played at Mohali. The Indian Revenue team is being led by former India player Amay Khurasia. There are a number of current Ranji Trophy players in the team.
Air India is being led by test star Harbhajan Singh. The other stars in the team are Indian captain M.S.Dhoni and current and former Indian players like R.P.Singh and Mohd. Kaif. Our team would be playing its matches on 2nd and 3rd September, 2009. The match against Air India is on 3rd and would be televised live on Neo Sports channel from 2.30 p.m onwards.
This is a very prestigious tournament and the total prize money at stake is Rs. 1.5 crore.