Mr. Praveen Hinganikar
THE FOUNDER OF "PHCA"
"Praveen Hinganikar" is a Former Vidharbha First Class Cricketer having played more than 50 Ranji Trophy Matches in the Span of 15 years (1983 to 1997). He had also Captained Vidharbha Team in Ranji Trophy for five years during this period and represented Central Zonal in Duleep and Deodhar Trophy.
He has also played minor counties in Scotland in 1986. His past playing experiences and qualification as NCA (BCCI) Level-B coach have taken him to coach Vidharbha under-19 Team and then elevated to coach Ranji Trophy Team. He was also fast bowling coach for NCA in Zone Cricket Academy (Central Zone).
At present he is Executive Member of Vidarbha Cricket Association, Curator of VCA stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur, Chairman of Umpires/Scorers Committee of VCA. He's also on the Match Referee's panel of BCCI and the Hon. Secretary of Vidarbha Veterans Cricket Association, Nagpur.