Onus on Manoj Tiwary, Ashok Dinda to get Bengal's campaign back on track

Bengal will be looking up to skipper Manoj Tiwary and paceman Ashok Dinda to inspire them against Gujarat in the third round Ranji game in Kolkata.

updated: November 16, 2012 17:25 IST
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Kolkata: Captain Manoj Tiwary and pace spearhead Ashoke Dinda will be firing on all cylinders as hosts Bengal take on a young Gujarat side led by Parthiv Patel in a third round Ranji Trophy encounter at the Eden Gardens from tomorrow.

While Bengal were thrashed by Punjab in their last group league match in Mohali, Gujarat could only manage a point against Saurashtra in a run-feast at Surat.

On a sporting Eden Gardens track that offers substancial help to the seamers, the good news for Bengal will be the return of fast bowler Shami Ahmed who was ruled out during the first two games due to side strain.

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