Oil-free food for SA, Ind players

Cuttack: Team India and South Africa, who are present in the twin city of Odisha to play a T-20 match at Barabati Stadium on October 5, will be served special oil-free dishes at the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) club.

For team India players, brown rice, special items of chicken and mutton, palak paneer will be served.

At the OCA club, on Sunday, India captain M Dhoni, V Kohli, Bhubaneswar Kumar and R Ashwin ate chicken tikka and fish tikka.

Similarly, for South African players, mutton goti kabab will be prepared whereas fish will not be served to them.

Besides, fruits have been brought from abroad for the players.

Both the team players practiced nets session at the stadium in the afternoon.