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Paddy, Goel to get C K Nayudu Lifetime Award


New Delhi : Former domestic cricketers Rajinder Goel and Padmakar Shivalkar,  were on Monday nominated for the C K Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award alongside former national captain Shantha Rangaswamy, who became the first woman to be chosen for the honour.

The BCCI announced that left-arm spinners Goel and Shivalkar will be feted at its Annual Awards in Bengaluru on March 8.  Goel ended his career with 750 first-class wickets, including 637 scalps in the Ranji Trophy.  Shivalkar played 124 first-class games and claimed 589 wickets. He picked up 42 five-wicket hauls and on 13 occasions registered a 10-wicket haul.