Pappu Yadav’s son to play in U-19 WC selection tournament

New Delhi: Jan Adhikar Party (JAP) president Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav’s son Sarthak Ranjan will play a tournament in Pune for selection in the India under-19 squad for the 2016 World Cup in Bangladesh.

Discussing his chances of getting selected, Sarthak said that he is just focusing on the game and it would be a great challenge for him.

Speaking about his idol, the opening batsman said that master blaster Sachin Tendulkar is his hero. He, however, insisted that he would like to have his own identity. 

The Under-19 Indian squad has produced some top international players like Yuvraj Singh, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammad Kaif.