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Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw In Mumbai Squad For First Ranji Trophy Match

Updated: 03 December 2019 16:03 IST

Suryakumar Yadav will lead Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy, with Aditya Tare appointed vice-captain ahead of their first match against Baroda.

Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw In Mumbai Squad For First Ranji Trophy Match
Ajinkya Rahane has been in fine form for India. © AFP

India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane and opener Prithvi Shaw have been named in the 15-member Mumbai squad for their Ranji Trophy opener against Baroda slated to be played next week. Mumbai, the 41-time domestic champions, will begin their tournament campaign in Vadodara from December 9. Batsman Suryakumar Yadav has been named the captain while experienced wicket-keeper Aditya Tare will serve as his deputy. Rahane has been in prolific form in the recent times, scoring heaps of runs for India in red-ball cricket. On the other hand, the match against Baroda will provide Shaw with an opportunity to redeem himself and present his case for selection in the national side.

The 20-year-old, who was given a back-dated eight-month ban for a doping violation on July 30 by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), made his return to competitive cricket in the Super League stage of the recently-concluded Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy and hit a 32-ball 50 against Assam in his first game.

Squad: Suryakumar Yadav (Captain), Aditya Tare (Vice Captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Jay Bista, Shubham Ranjane, Akash Parkar, Sarfaraz Khan, Shams Mulani, Vinayak Bhoir, Shashank Attarde, Shardul Thakur, Tushar Deshpande, Dhawal Kulkarni and Eknath Kerkar.

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