Vijay Hazare Trophy: Arjun among players selected for MCA camp
Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun Tendulkar is among the 100 players selected by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for the probable players' camp for the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021. The likes of Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Surya Kumar Yadav are the other marquee names to enter the camp. Notably, the Vijay Hazare Trophy will precede the upcoming edition of IPL.
Arjun made his T20 debut in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
Arjun was recently included in the Mumbai squad for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. However, he had a forgettable T20 debut as he returned with figures of 1/34 against Haryana. He played another game against Puducherry, where he conceded 33 runs for one wicket. The young fast bowler will aim to make it to the Mumbai squad for the impending Vijay Hazare Trophy.
The players selected for MCA camp (1/4)
Shreyas Iyer, Prithvi Shaw, Shivam Dube, Surya Kumar Yadav, Aditya Tare, Siddhesh Lad, Dhaval Kulkarni, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Sarfaraz Khan, Akarshit Gomel, Bhupen Lalwani, Arman Jaffar, Prayag Bhati, Akhil Herwadkar, Divyansh Saxena, Kevin Almeida, Bravish Shetty, Akhil Rajput, Vaidik Murkar, Chinmay Sutar, Hashir Dafedar, Jayesh Pokhare, Nikhil Patil (Jr), Agni Chopra, Gaurish Jadhav, Suved Parkar, Nikhil Patil (Sub Jr), Siddharth Akre, Japjeet Randhawa.
The players selected for MCA camp (2/4)
Pragnesh Kanpillewar, Kaushik Chikhlikar, Varun Lawande, Atharva Ankolekar, Shams Mulani, Sujit Nayak, Dhrumil Matkar, Asif Shaikh, Karsh Kothari, Kunal Thorat, Sagar Mishra, Shreyas Gurav, Vinayak Bhoir, Vijay Gohil, Yash Dicholkar, Yash Chavan, Aditya Dhumal, Nehal Katakdhond, Rahul Sawant, Prasad Patil, Gaurav Jathar, Rraunak Ssharma, Khizar Dafedar, Prashant Solanki, Parikshit Valsangkar, Pardeep Sahu, Tanush Kotian, Shashank Attarde, Salman Khan, Ankush Jaiswal, Akshay Ghorpade.
The players selected for MCA camp (3/4)
Kalpesh Sawant, Akash Parkar, Aman Khan, Sairaj Patil, Shubham Ranjane, Hardik Tamore, Prasad Pawar, Akash Anand, Ajinkya Patil, Vaibhav Kalamkar, Siddhanth Adatrao, Adeeb Usmani, Tushar Deshpande, Mohit Awasthi, Ravi Solanki, Kruthik Hanagawadi, Minad Manjrekar, Prathamesh Dake, Atif Attarwala, Vikas Singh, Saksham Jha, Arjun Tendulkar, Abul Kalam, Roystan Dias, Aquib Qureshi, Siddharth Raut, Danish Shaikh, Hruthik Kamble.
The players selected for MCA camp (4/4)
Players: Nikhil Date, Nadeem Shaikh, Anjdeep Lad, Atif Shaikh, Deepak Shetty, Harsh Tanna, Swapnil Salvi, Prasad Patil, Swapnil Pradhan, Parag Khanapurkar, Sumit Ghadigaonkar, Rugved Kulkarni.
BCCI aims to stage limited-overs tournaments, Ranji Trophy scrapped
After successfully organizing the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament, the BCCI is set to host the Vinoo Mankad Trophy along with Vijay Hazare and senior women's One-Dayers. In a surprising move, the BCCI has decided to scrap the Ranji Trophy this season, the first time since 1934/35. Meanwhile, the 14th edition of IPL is expected to be held from March-May.