Naman Ojha to lead Rest of India team against Ranji champs Mumbai in Irani Cup

Pune: Madhya Pradesh wicket-keeper batsman Naman Ojha will lead the Rest of India squad when they clash with Mumbai during the Irani Cup at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai from March 6th to 10th.

File picture of Naman Ojha. AFP

File picture of Naman Ojha. AFP

"The All-India National Selection Committee met on Friday and announced the Rest of India team for Paytm Z.R. Irani Cup, 2016," BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said in a release.

"The Rest of India team will play against Mumbai, the Paytm Ranji Trophy 2015-16 champions, at the Cricket Club of India, Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai from the 6th of March to the 10th of March 2016."

Mumbai won the Ranji Trophy for a record 41st time today with a comprehensive innings and 21 run victory over Saurashtra on day three of the five-day final.

Rest of India (RoI) squad: Naman Ojha (captain), KS Bharat, Faiz Fazal, Karun Nair, Sheldon Jackson, Stuart Binny, Shahbaz Nadeem, Jayant Yadav, Nathu Singh, Jaydev Unadkat, Barinder Sran, Krishna Das, Sudeep Chatterjee, Ian Dev Singh, Akshay Wakhare. PTI

Published Date: Feb 27, 2016 12:35 PM | Updated Date: Feb 27, 2016 12:35 PM

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