Praveen Kumar to get married on November 18

Last Updated: Nov 14, 2010, 19:39 PM IST

Kanpur: India`s ODI specialist Praveen Kumar will be tying the knot with his childhood sweetheart Sapna in Meerut on November 18.

The two recently got engaged on November 7. Due to his upcoming marriage, Praveen won`t be playing in Uttar Pradesh`s next Ranji Trophy away-encounter against Baroda from November 17.

For Praveen,November 18 turned out to be a convenient date as he is not a part of the national team that`s currently playing Test series against New Zealand. It also means that Praveen who is almost certain to feature in the ODI series starting on December 1.

However neither his UP teammates nor the Indian squad will be able to attend his marriage. The Indian team will be playing the third Test from November 20.

PTI