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Rajkot jewellers create unique mementos for first Ind vs Eng test match

Updated: Nov 11, 2016 07:37 IST

Rajkot (Gujarat) [India], Nov. 11 (ANI): A jeweller in Rajkot has got a lifetime opportunity to make mementos for the captains and coaches of the Indian and England cricket teams taking part in the city's first ever test match.

Vg and Sons have made special silver plated replicas for all test cricketers who have played for India from Saurashtra. Besides they have made special silver coins which were gifted to each of those honored by the Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani at the stadium.

"When we were approached by the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA). We wanted to give the best and something unique and we have replica from pure silver with excellent framing work. It is a moment of pride for us" said jeweller Harish Saholiya.

"We have made replicas not only for the cricketers, but also for both captains and coaches. We have used the purest of silver and the shining is excellent and we are happy that they liked it so much" said Bimal Saholiya.

In total they have made 20 such replicas and nearly 100 silver coins. (ANI)