Ranji Trophy is a first-class form of cricket where players from all the regions of India compete with each other. Ranji Trophy is a platform for domestic players to showcase their talent and get an opportunity to play for the nation. Both the teams are looking in good position and players are excited to grab every single opportunity.
Series- Ranji Trophy, 2017-18
Venue- Palam A Stadium, Delhi
Date and Time- 01-Nov 04, 09:30 AM Local
This is a batting wicket which seems to help batsman. The bowlers will not get much help by the wicket. So, a high scoring match can be expected.
The team has played two matches. Its first match with Assam was drawn while Delhi won by an inning and 105 runs against Railways in their second match. They would like to keep their momentum and going by winning against Uttar Pradesh.
Currently, there is one change; Rishabh Pant has come in the playing 11 at the place of Anuj Rawat.
Uttar Pradesh has played a total of 3 matches and has not won a single match. They lost their first match by 21 runs against Railways while the second match against HYD was abandoned due to rain. In their match they lost by 31 runs against Maharashtra. The team would like to deliver to their full potential and taste their first victory of the season.
Note: As this is a domestic game it is a bit tough to expect the playing 11. Both the teams can undergo changes at last moment.
Gautam Gambhir Unmukt Chand
Vikas Mishra/Milind Kumar Manan Sharma
Nitish Rana Dhruv Shorey
Navdeep Saini Ishant Sharma (c)
Himmat Singh/ Kulwant Khejroliya Pulkit Narang
Rishabh Pant (wk)
Suresh Raina (c) Praveen Kumar
Eklavya Dwivedi (wk) Akshdeep Nath
Ankit Rajpoot Umang Sharma/ Vineet Panwar
Himanshu Asnora Shivam Chaudhary
Rinku Singh/Almas Shaukat Zeeshan Ansari/ Saurabh Kumar
Kartik Tyagi/ Imtiaz Ahmed
Below are the key players to look for in today’s match and choices for captain and vice-captain-