Another common factor among the three cricketers is that they all work in the same office-- the Accountant General’s office in Nagpur.
After making his national debut in 2000, the top-order batsman went on to represent India in 31 Tests and 2 One-day Internationals.
Delhi cruised to a six-wicket victory over Vidarbha in the third session of Day 4 after Man of the Match Nitish Rana scored a quick-fire ton to propel Delhi to a total of 348 runs.
Cheteshwar Pujara hogged the limelight by smashing his seventh double hundred in the Ranji Trophy.
Earlier in 2015, a match between Bengal and Vidarbha had also got delayed after a snake was spotted on the ground.
He said players develop better in a structured system and hence zeroed in on Vidarbha after doing a lot of research.
Both teams are stuck on 10 points and need a move-on going ahead in the tournament.
Yuzvendra Chahal is a big name, but hasn't done anything of sorts in the tournament.
Rishi Dhawan is tough to handle in seaming conditions and could be a safe option as a multiplier if the track does a bit.
UP will be led by Samarth Singh and the side will hope that the skipper carries on with his last year's form.