Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Shreyas Iyer, Shivam Dube join Mumbai squad

India batsman Shreyas Iyer, all-rounder Shivam Dube and pacer Shardul Thakur have returned to the 18-member Mumbai squad for the last four league matches.

India international and Mumbai cricketers Shreyas Iyer and Shivam Dube at a training session.   -  FILE PHOTO/ VIVEK BENDRE

 

India batsman Shreyas Iyer, all-rounder Shivam Dube and pacer Shardul Thakur have returned to the 18-member Mumbai squad for the last four league matches of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament.

The trio was on India duty for the recently concluded series against Bangladesh, which the host won 2-1. In the last T20 at Nagpur held on Sunday, Iyer and Dube played key roles in the team’s win.

Mumbai is unbeaten in the national T20 tournament, having defeated Mizoram, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh.

Suryakumar Yadav will continue to lead the side.

Meanwhile, a highly placed source said the ban on opener Prithvi Shaw ends on November 15 and he will be considered for the last league game which will be played on November 17.

Squad: Suryakumar Yadav (captain), Shreyas Iyer, Aditya Tare, Sarfaraz Khan, Jay Bista, Siddhesh Lad, Shivam Dube, Shubham Ranjane, Shams Mulani, Shardul Thakur, Dhawal Kulkarni, Kruthik Hangewadi, Parikshit Valsangkar, Raunaq Sharma, Dhurmil Matkar, Tushar Deshpande, Sujit Nayak and Atif Attarwala