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Duleep Trophy Updates: Yash Dhull Dropped from North Zone, Prithvi Shaw makes the Cut for West Zone
- Updated: June 18, 2023
Priyank Panchal was made the captain of the West Zone for the Duleep trophy while Prithvi Shaw, who did not have a stellar Indian Premier League campaign, also found a place in the team. Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Harvik Desai were also included in the squad.
Some other members of the squad are Saurashtra captain Arpit Vasavada, Atit Sheth, Shams Mulani, Chetan Sakariya and Arzan Nagwaswalla.
Meanwhile, the 2022 U-19 World Cup winning captain Yash Dhull did not find a place in the North Zone squad. The team will be led by Mandeep Singh and also includes the likes of Dhruv Shorey and Harshit Rana as well as Prashant Chopra, Prabhsimran Singh, Dhruv Shorey and Manan Vohra.
On Tuesday, Hanuma Vihari and Mayank Agarwal are named the captain and Vice Captain of the South Zone ahead of the Duleep Trophy respectively which starts on the 28th later this month to be hosted in Bangalore.
Sai Sudharsan and Tilak Varma who are coming on back from a productive IPL also will be available for selection for South Zone. After a poor outing against Australia in World Test Championship final wicket-keeper KS Bharat would be hoping to have a good tournament.
West Zone squad: Priyank Panchal (captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Harvik Desai (wicketkeeper), Prithvi Shaw, Het Patel (wicketkeeper), Sarfaraz Khan, Arpit Vasavada, Atit Seth, Shams Mulani, Yuvraj Dodiya, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Chetan Sakariya, Chintan Gaja, Arzan Nagwaswalla
North Zone Squad: Mandeep (c), P Chopra, Shorey, Vohra, Prabhsimran , Ankit Kumar, AS Kalsi, H Rana, Abid Mushtaq, Jayant, Pulkit Narang, Nishant Sandhu, S Kaul, V Arora, Baltej
Standbys: Markande, M Dagar, D Mehra, A Malhotra, Pathania, Kunal Mahajan, N Wadhera, R Chouhan
Source:- The Indian Express