South Zone takes on Central Zone in Duleep Trophy semifinal

Central team has decided to go in with three seamers and specialist spinner, Piyush Chawla. They will also have the additional strength of experienced Mohammed Kaif.

updated: October 09, 2013 15:52 IST
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Chennai: After notching up a massive win over West Zone last week, South Zone will look for an encore when they clash with last year's finalists, Central Zone in the second semifinal of the Duleep Trophy here on Thursday.

The four-day tie promises to be an intriguing contest involving two skippers -- Abhinav Mukund and Piyush Chawla --who make a terrific study in contrast.

For Abhinav Mukund, captain of South, it is a familiar territory and his team will look to progress to the final by writing a familiar script tomorrow as they did against West Zone at the M A Chidambaram Stadium.

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