India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara joins Yorkshire for second time after missing out at IPL auction
India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara will join Yorkshire for a second stint this season and share overseas duties with New Zealand captain Kane Williamson.
Having been overlooked in the Indian Premier League auction over the weekend, the 30-year-old Pujara will link up with the White Rose ahead of their first-class fixture with Leeds Bradford MCCU on April 7.
Pujara, who averages 50.51 after 57 Tests and spent part of the 2015 campaign at Yorkshire, will return to India for the historic first Test against Afghanistan from June 14-18.
However, he is expected to return for Yorkshire's Specsavers... read more
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