Bishan Singh Bedi to contest against Arun Jaitley in DDCA elections

Legendary left-arm spinner Bishan Singh Bedi is upset over the alleged financial irregularities in the DDCA and wants to stand up against the manner the association is being run currently.

updated: December 16, 2013 20:55 IST
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New Delhi: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi on Monday announced his candidature against Arun Jaitley for the post of the Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) president in the upcoming association elections scheduled for December 30.

"Yes, I have decided to contest for the president's post in the upcoming DDCA elections. It's time that one stands up and protests against the manner in which the association is being run," 67-year-old Bedi told PTI on Monday while confirming the news of his candidature.

Asked as to what prompted him to fight the elections, Bedi was prompt in his reply, "Don't you guys see what kind of financial bungling has happened in the state association over the years?

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