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Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021: Delhi to host knockout stage games from 7 March

  • Press Trust of India
  • February 26th, 2021
  • 20:18:07 IST

Mumbai: The knockout matches of the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy, the national ODI championship, will be held in Delhi from 7 March.

Representational image. Reuters

Representational image. Reuters

The matches will be organised at the Arun Jaitley Stadium and the Palam Ground.

"...Kindly note that the knock-out stage of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 will be played at New Delhi from 7 March," stated a mail sent from the BCCI secretary's office to all the affiliated state units on 25 February, a copy of which is in possession of PTI.

Currently, the league stage of the tournament is being played in bio-secure bubbles at different venues across the country.

The teams have been divided into five Elite Groups and one Plate Group.

As per the BCCI website, the pre-quarter final (Eliminator) will be played on 7 March, while the quarter-finals will be played on 8 and 9 March.

The two semi-finals will be staged on 11 March while the summit clash will be played on 14 March.

This is the second domestic tournament conducted by the BCCI in the curtailed 2020-21 domestic season, following the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, the national T20 championship.

 

Updated Date: February 26, 2021 20:18:07 IST

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