Vijay-Hazare Trophy, 2018-19
Mumbai vs Baroda, Group A, Match 01 Preview
The 17th edition of India’s premier List-A tournament will kick off on Wednesday with Baroda taking on Mumbai.
The tournament will be contested by 37 teams after the BCCI reinstated Bihar and added Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Puducherry, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim and Uttarakhand in the foil for the first time.
Venue:- KSCA Cricket (2) Ground, Alur
Match Timings:- Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 09:00 AM IST
The tournament has been divided into four groups with nine teams each in Group A and B, ten teams in Group C. All the new teams have been placed in the Plate Group. While five teams each will qualify for the quarters from A and B, only two from Group C and one from the Plate Group will make it to the next round.
The first match of Group A will see Baroda taking on Mumbai at the KSCA Ground in Alur.
Baroda will be led by all-rounder Deepak Hooda. The side has a perfect blend of youth and experience with the likes of Yusuf Pathan, Krunal Pandya, Pinal Shah and Bhargav Bhat which will help going forward in the tournament
Mumbai, meanwhile, will be led by India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane with Shreyas Iyer, who was dropped from India’s Asia Cup squad will be his deputy. Mumbai boasts of a formidable batting line-up with the likes of Prithwi Shaw, Aditya Tare, Surya Kumar Yadav. Apart from their much-vaunted batting line-up, Dhaval Kulkarni, Siddhesh Lad and Tushar Deshpande round off the bowling unit in what looks like a well-balanced side on paper.
Read on for MUM vs BRD Team News and MUM vs BRD Playing 11
MUM vs BRD Team News:-
MUM vs BRD Squad:-
Ajinkya Rahane (c), Shreyas Iyer (VC), Prithvi Shaw, Shivam Dube, Akash Parkar, Dhaval Kulkarni, Shams Mulani, Vijay Gohil, Tushar Deshpande, Royston Dias, Jay Bista, Surya Kumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Eknath Kerkar
Deepak Hooda (C), Pinal Shah (wk), Mitesh Patel (wk), Bhargav Bhatt, Rishi Arothe, Lukman Meriwala, Baba Safi Khan Pathan, Ninad Rathva, Atit Sheth, Kedar Devdhar, Aditya Waghmore, Vishnu Solanki, Yusuf Pathan, Swapnil Singh, Krunal Pandya
MUM vs BRD Playing 11:-
Here’s how both teams might look like for MUM vs BRD:-
Wicket-keeper:- Aditya Tare
Batsmen:- Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad
All-rounder:- Shams Mulani, Shivam-Dube
Bowlers:- Dhawal Kulkarni, Tushar Deshpande, Royston Das/Vijay Gohil
Wicket-keeper:- Pinal Saha
Batsmen:- Yusuf Pathan, Aditya Waghmode, Kedar Devdhar, Vishnu Solanki
All-rounder:- Deepak Hooda, Krunal Pandya (D: Swapnil Singh)
Bowlers:- Atit Seth, Rishi Arothe, Lukman Meriwala, Bhargav Bhatt
MUM vs BRD Key Players:-
MUM vs BRD Dream11 Team:-