IND vs BAN: Pujara rewarded for his stellar performance in county, got a place in the team for Bangladesh tour

New Delhi: India A team has been announced for next month’s tour of Bangladesh. Bengal opener Abhimanyu Easwaran will lead the India A team. India’s experienced batsman Cheteshwar Pujara and fast bowler Umesh Yadav have been given a place in the team. Pujara and Umesh have been selected for the second four-day match. KS Bharat […]
 


IND vs BAN: Pujara rewarded for his stellar performance in county, got a place in the team for Bangladesh tour

New Delhi: India A team has been announced for next month’s tour of Bangladesh. Bengal opener Abhimanyu Easwaran will lead the India A team. India’s experienced batsman Cheteshwar Pujara and fast bowler Umesh Yadav have been given a place in the team. Pujara and Umesh have been selected for the second four-day match.

KS Bharat has also been included in the India A squad for the second four-day match to be played in Sylhet from December 6 to 9. The first four-day match will be played from November 29 to December 2 at Cox’s Bazar. At the same time, Rohan Kunumal of Kerala has been included in the India A team. Rohan has scored four centuries in nine innings of first-class cricket this year. Apart from Rohan, Yash Dhul and Yashasvi Jaiswal have also been included in the team.

Saurabh will handle the spin attack along with Rahul Chahar

Along with this, Mukesh Kumar has also got a chance along with left arm spinner Saurabh Kumar. Both the bowlers were the joint highest wicket-taker in the three matches. Saurabh will lead the spin attack along with Jayant Yadav and Rahul Chahar. Umesh, Navdeep Saini, Seth and Mukesh will lead the fast bowlers for the second four-day match.

India A squad for the first four-day match: Abhimanyu Easwaran (c), Rohan Kunnumal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Verma, Upendra Yadav (w), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini and Atit Seth.

India A squad for the second four-day match: Abhimanyu Easwaran (c), Rohan Kunnumal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Verma, Upendra Yadav (w), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini, Atith Seth, Cheteshwar Pujara, Umesh Yadav and KS Bharath (wicketkeeper).