Madurai Panthers skipper Rohit Damodaren to lead Puducherry

New Plate Division team, Puducherry has also signed Sunrisers Hyderabad's X. Thalaivan Sargunam for the upcoming domestic season.

Siechem Madurai Panthers skipper, Rohit Damodaren has been picked up by Puducherry, to lead the side in the upcoming domestic season.   -  B. Jothi Ramalingam

After Abhishek Nayar, Pankaj Singh and Paras Dogra, the new domestic team Puducherry has signed X. Thalaivan Sargunam who has played in the IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad. 

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Puducherry also on Tuesday released a list of 18 players for the Vijay Hazare trophy, its first domestic event. Rohit Damodaren, who led Siechem Madurai Panthers to the TNPL title earlier this year, has been named the captain.

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The CAP also called for players born in or employed (or studying) in Pondicherry, Karaikkal, Yanam & Mahe districts to register on www.cap-cricket.com. Registration is open till September 10. 

Squad

Abhishek Mohan Nayar, Pankaj Singh, Paras Dogra, Xavier Thalaivan Sargunam, Sagar Paresh Udheshi, D. Rohit (Captain), Parikshit Sanjay Valsangkar, Nikhilesh Surendran, Iqlas Naha, Shashank Singh, Sagar Vijay Trivedi, Ashith Rajiv Sanganakal, V.S. Abdul Safar, Fabid Farooque Ahmed (Vice Captain), Vikneshwaran Marimuthu, A.S. Govindaraajan, Madhavan Manohar, Prabhakaran Gopalakrishnan