KER vs VID: Kerala is on the back of two consecutive wins in the tournament and will hope to continue that positive run when they take on Vidarbha this week. Kerala’s most recent win was over Manipur by 75 runs in which Sudhesan Midhun’s spell of four wickets for five runs, and Sachin Baby’s 35 ball 48 were the talking points of the game.
Kerala vs Vidarbha Team News
Kerala Team News
Vishnu Vinod and Rohan Kunnummal are expected to open the innings. Whereas, Sanju Samson is back from international duty and should come in at number three. Man-in-form, Sachin Baby holds the number four position, while the skipper, Robin Uthappa takes off the lower middle order. Jalaj Saxena and Mohammed Azharuddeen should be in charge of the late onslaught.
In terms of bowling, Basil Thampi, Sudeshan Midhun, Asif KM and Nidheesh MD would hold the responsibility of picking up wickets for the team.
Vidarbha Team News
The skipper Faiz Fazal should be opening the innings alongside Kohlar. Jitesh Sharma could fit in at three, while Rushabh Rathod and Shalabh Shrivastava should join in at four and five. Yash Thakur and Akshay Wadhar would be the heavy hitters right towards the end.
Akshay Wadkar, Shrikant Wagh, Darshan Nalkande and Akshay Karnewar could be in charge of the bowling attack.
Kerala vs Vidarbha Playing Eleven
Kerala: Vishnu Vinod, Rohan Kunnummal, Sanju Samson (wk), Sachin Baby, Robin Uthappa (C), Jalaj Saxena, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Basil Thampi, Asif KM, Sudhesan Midhun, Nidheesh M D.
Vidarbha: Faiz Fazal (C), Akshay Kolhar, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Akshay Wakhare, Rushabh Rathod, Shalabh Shrivastava, Yash Thakur, Akshay Wadkar, Shrikant Wagh, Darshan Nalkande, Akshay Karnewar
Kerala vs Vidarbha Squad
Vidarbha Squad: Faiz Fazal(c), Ganesh Satish, Shrikant Wagh, Akshay Wakhare, Akshay Kolhar, Shalabh Shrivastava, Jitesh Sharma(w), Aditya Sarwate, Akshay Karnewar, Rajneesh Gurbani, Akshay Wadkar, Yash Thakur, Rushabh Rathod, Darshan Nalkande