Colne move to land India A captain as professional

Unmukt Chand
Unmukt Chand

Colne have landed India A captain Unmukt Chand as their new professional for the forthcoming Lancashire League season.

The club have acted wuickly, after the news that Bjorn Fortuin would not be able to link up with the Horsfield side, due to receiving a call up to the South Africa A side.

Chand is a top class opening batsman and also bowls off spin.

He captained India Under 19s to World Cup success in 2012, hitting an unbeaten century to guide his side to victory over Australia in the final.