KER vs DEL: After the shortest domestic format -Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019, it’s time for another Indian domestic tournament – the four-days tournament – Ranji Trophy 2019-20. This will be the 86th season of the biggest first-class competition in the world – the Ranji Trophy. Delhi and Kerala will play the season opener at Thumba tomorrow morning to kick off the tournament. A total of 169 tests will be played from December 09-March 13 at different locations between 37 teams to get the title winner. Chandigarh are the new entrants this year. Vidarbha is the reigning champions and will be eyeing a third consecutive title win after winning it back to back in 2018 & 2019.
Kerala vs Delhi Team News
Kerala Team News:
- Kerala were the semi-finalists in 2018-19 season
- Sachin Baby will lead the side
- Robin Uthappa has been named in the squad
- M Azharuddin will keep the wickets in absence of S Samson
Delhi Team News:
- Dhruv Shorey will lead the side
- Nitish Rana has been named as the vice-captain
- Anuj Rawat will keep wicket.
Kerala vs Delhi playing11
KER Sure Starters:
Sandeep Warrier, Basil Thampi, Sachin Baby (c), Jalaj Saxena, Robin Uthappa, Vishnu Vinod, Mohammed Azharudeen, Akshay Chandran, M.D. Nidheesh
DEL Sure Starters:
Navdeep Saini, Dhruv Shorey (captain), Nitin Rana (vice-captain), Anuj Rawat, Pradeep Sangwan, Hiten Dalal, Lalit Yadav, Shivam Sharma,
Kerala vs Delhi Squads:
Navdeep Saini, Pawan Suyal, Kunwar Bidhuri, Dhruv Shorey (captain), Nitin Rana (vice-captain), Kunal Chandela, Anuj Rawat, Jonty Sidhu, Lalit Yadav, Shivam Sharma, Viukas Mishra, Tejas Baroka, Pradeep Sangwan, Hiten Dalal, Shivank Vashisth.
Sandeep Warrier, K.M. Asif, Basil Thampi, Sachin Baby (captain), P. Rahul, Jalaj Saxena, Robin Uthappa, Vishnu Vinod, Rohan Prem, Salman Nizar, Mohammed Azharudeen, Akshay Chandran, Sijimon Joseph, M.D. Nidheesh, Rohan Kunnunmel, S. Midhun