Aparajith to lead in Emerging Cup

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday named Tamil Nadu’s Baba Aparajith as the captain of the national team for the ACC Emerging Cup.

Baba Aparajith will lead the team in the Emerging Cup that begins in Dhaka next week.   -  PTI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday named Tamil Nadu’s Baba Aparajith as the captain of the national team for the ACC Emerging Cup.

The members of the senior selection committee named Ankush Bains as Aparajith’s deputy for the tournament, which begins in Dhaka from next week.

The selection committee also put down a 25-member list of U-19 camp probables, who will train at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.

The squad for Emerging Cup

Baba Aparajith (captain), A. R. Eswaran, Prithvi Shaw, Shubham Gill, Hanuma Vihari, Virat Singh, Shivam Chowdhary, Ankush Bains (vice-Captain/WK), R. Chahar, Mayank Dagar, Amir Gani, Aswin Crist, K. R. Sashikanth, Nagarkoti, Kanishk Seth.

NCA U 19 Camp probables

Prithvi Shaw, Shubman Gill, Himanshu Rana, Mun Jose, Riyan Parag, S Radhakrishnan, Priyam Garg, Mayank Rawat, Salman F Khan, Harvik Desai, Het Patel, Swapnil Fulpagar, Abhishek Sharma, Anukul Roy, Kamalesh Nagarkoti, Yash Thakur, Shivam Mavi, Ishan Porel, Vivekanand Tiwary, Akash Sen Gupta, Darshan Nalkande, R D Chahar, Shiva Singh, Harsh Thaygi, Bhagat Varna.