Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar named in Prithvi Shaw-led Mumbai Ranji team

New Delhi: Mumbai’s squad for Ranji Trophy 2021-22 has been announced. Arjun Tendulkar, son of former Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar, has been included in the Ranji team of Mumbai. India’s young batsman Prithvi Shaw has been made the captain of this team.

Let’s take a look at other players who have been included in the Ranji team of Mumbai.

The Mumbai Cricket Association’s (MCA) senior selection committee, led by former India pacer Salil Ankola, has selected a 20-man squad for the first two Ranji Trophy matches against Maharashtra and Delhi to be played in Kolkata from January 13.

Opener Prithvi Shaw will lead the Mumbai cricket team in the first two matches of the Ranji Trophy. Mumbai, a 41-time Ranji champion, have been placed in the nine-team Elite Group C this time around.

Mumbai’s chief selector Salil Ankola said, ‘Prithvi is a wonderful captain and a great opener, what more do you need.

Mumbai will play its first match against Maharashtra from January 13. After this, from January 20, he will face Delhi in Kolkata.

Young opener Yashasvi Jaiswal, middle-order batsman Sarfaraz Khan, Armaan Jaffer, Drew Gomel and veteran wicket-keeper batsman Aditya Tare have been included in the 20-man squad. Fast bowling all-rounder Arjun Tendulkar has also been included in the team.

Mumbai squad for Ranji Trophy 2021-22: Prithvi Shaw (Captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Drew Gomel, Armaan Jaffer, Sarfaraz Khan, Sachin Yadav, Aditya Tare (WK), Hardik Tamore (WK), Shivam Dubey, Aman Khan, Shams Mulani, Tanush Kotian, Prashant Solanki, Shashank Attarde , Dhawal Kulkarni, Mohit Awasthi, Prince Badiyani, Siddharth Raut, Royston Dias and Arjun Tendulkar.