BCCI Corporate Trophy starts Feb 1

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 25, 2013 18:02 hrs

Mumbai, Jan 25 (IBNS) The Airtel BCCI Corporate Trophy for 2012-13 will be played from Feb 1 to 8.

The tournament will be played for the Raj Singh Dungarpur Trophy, said Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Sanjay Jagdale in a statement on Friday.

"Sixteen teams have been divided into four groups of four each. Each team will play the other three in its group. The most successful team from each group (in terms of points) will qualify for the semi-finals," he said.

Indore, Pune, Nagpur and Raipur will host the league games, from 1 February 2013 to 4 February 2013. The semi-finals will be played on 6 February 2013 at Raipur and Indore.

Indore will host the final on Feb 8.

The winning team will receive a cash prize of Rs 1 crore. The runners-up will receive Rs 50 lakhs, and the losing semi-finalists will get Rs 12.5. lakhs each.

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