Injured Ajit Agarkar ruled out of Irani tie, Nayar to lead Mumbai

The Irani Cup will commence at the Wankhede Stadium on February 6. Abhishek Nayar will now lead Mumbai against Rest of India.

updated: February 05, 2013 10:36 IST
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Newly-crowned Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai will be without their captain Ajit Agarkar for the Irani Cup tie against the Rest of India because of a groin injury.

"Agarkar has been ruled out of the match because of a groin injury, which he picked up during the final. The team will be led by Abhishek Nayar, but there won't be any replacement for Ajit," said Mumbai Cricket Association's joint secretary Nitin Dalal.

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