This Ludhiana city has produced many cricketers like Yash Pal Sharma, Chaman Lal, Bharti Vij, Satish Mangal, Girdhari Lal Joshi, Dharam Raj (senior and junior), Vinod Sharma, Rakesh Mehra, Dharmveer, Shyam Lal and many others. But Ludhiana is lacking proper infrastructure for the game, as there is no cricket stadium in the town.
All the players who represent the district & the other enrolled by the Ludhiana District Cricket Association (LDCA) have to practice at the Arya College ground because there is no cricket stadium in this industrial town. The other cites like Jalandhar, Patiala, Mohali and Amritsar are having a cricket stadium. Ludhiana is the largest, most populated city of the state with the maximum number of cricket players and sports lovers. But the government appears to be ignorant about the promotion of the game in the city........................................
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