Abhinav Mukund, Parthiv Patel and Suresh Raina to captain Duleep Trophy teams

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 31 August 2017, 11:14 AM

Seaoned Indian cricketers Abhinav Mukund, Parthiv Patel and Suresh Raina shall look to put all their experience and to test when they lead the India Red, Green and Blue teams respectively in the upcoming Duleep Trophy.

Duleep Trophy, one of India's premier first class tournaments shall be held from September 7 to 29, will be played with the pink ball like last year in Lucknow and Kanpur.

The league stage will be played in a round-robin format with each game lasting four days while the final will be a five-day match starting from September 25.The squads for the three teams are as follows:

India Red: Abhinav Mukund (Captain), Priyank Panchal, Sudip Chatterjee, SIahank Jaggi, Ambati Rayadu, Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant, Baba Indrajith, K Gowtham, Karn Sharma, Basil Thampi, Dhawal Kulkarni, Ashok Dinda, Rahul Singh and CV Milind.

India Green: Murali Vijay, R Samparth, P Chopra, Shreyas Iyar, Karun Nair, Ankit Bhwane, Pathiv Patel (Captain), Shahbaz Nadeem, Parvez Rasool, Navdeep Saini, Mohammad Siraj, Sidharth Kaul, Mayank Dagar, Nitin Saini and Aniket Choudhary.

India Blue: Suresh Raina (Captain), Samit Gohel, KS Bharat, AR Easwaran, Manoj Tiwary, Deepak Hooda, Vijay Shankar, Ishan Kishan, Jayant Yadav, Bhargav Bhatt, KM Gandhi, Ishant Sharma, Ankit Rajpoot, S Kamat and Jaydev Unadkat

First Published: Thursday, August 31, 2017 11:07 AM
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