prabhat khabar epaper 26/09/2016

Right-hand batsman and wicketkeeper Chetan Bist will take charge behind the stumps in the Rajasthan Ranji Trophy team, which was announced here on Sunday . He will replace seasoned wicketkeeper batsman Dishant Yagnik.

National selector and chairman of the senior selection committee Gagan Khoda said, “Dishant is about 35 or 36 years so we thought someone younger should be included,“ Khoda said.

Meanwhile, seventeen-year-old Rahul Desraj Chahar is the new face in the Under-19 squad.

Khoda said the youngster is a good batsman and so should be given a chance.

The Rajasthan team of the first two Ranji matches led by Pankaj Singh was announced on Sunday .

The women’s and the Under-19 teams were also announced.

Meanwhile, Mahipal Lomror, who represented India in the Under-19 World Cup, will captain the Under-19 side. During his Ranji Trophy engamegents, Salman Khan will lead. Babita Meena will captain the women’s side.

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