VID VS GUJ: In Round 7 of Elite Group A Ranji Trophy, Vidarbha and Gujarat lock horns against each other at Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground on Saturday. The two sides involved here are tied on points after six games, with Gujarat sitting at second and Vidarbha on the third position on Elite A points table. Saurashtra is leading the Group A, with three wins in six games of the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 season.
Vidarbha will come out bursting with confidence after a 118-run rout of Railways in the last outing. The game saw some fine performances from AK Karnewar, AA Wakhare and AA Sarwate. On the other hand, Gujarat played a draw against Karnataka in their last Ranji Trophy fixture. Nonetheless, PK Panchal, PP Chawla, RH Bhatt and MC Juneja put up solid performances for Gujarat.
Vidarbha vs Gujarat PLAYING 11
Vidarbha Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – AV Wadkar
Batsmen – W Jaffer, RR Sanjay, FY Fazal, MR Kale, Ganesh Satish
All-rounders – AK Karnewar
Bowlers – Lalit Yadav, AA Wakhare, RN Gurbani, AA Sarwate
Gujarat Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – DJ Raval
Batsmen – MC Juneja, PK Panchal, BH Merai (Doubt: Kathan D Patel)
All-rounders – RH Bhatt, AR Patel, PP Chawla
Bowlers – AR Nagwaswalla, MB Patel, RB Kalaria
VID VS GUJ SQUADS
Vidarbha Ranji squad: F Y Fazal, S U Shrivastava, S B Wagh, A A Wakhare, A A Sarvate, A V Kolhar, A V Wankhade, Ganesh Satish, J M Sharma, R L Jangid, S R Ramaswamy, S V Kapse, Siddhesh Sunil Neral, U R Patel, Wasim Jaffer, Umesh Yadav, A V Wadkar, S O Katariya, A K Karnewar, R N Gurbani, R R Rathod, S S Bingewar, V P Kodape, Lalit Yadav, M R Kale, S K Wath, A S Thakare, Atharva Taide, D G Nalkande, Y R Thakur, Y V Rathod and P M Parnate.
Gujarat Ranji squad: Ismail Kara , Jaimin A Chauhan, Keyur J Patel, Nisarg Parmar, Urvil Patel, S A Desai, Hemang Patel, Axar Patel, Parthiv Patel, Piyush Chawla, M C Juneja, Kamlesh Thakor, Chirag J Gandhi, Mehul B Patel, Dhruv Raval, P K Panchal, B H Merai, Piyush Tanwar, H P Patel, R H Bhatt, R B Kalaria, P A Patel, C T Gaja, Naman Patel, Karan P Patel, Samit Gohil, A Nagwaswalla, J R Parwani, S P Patel, A J Tandel, Navneet Vora, Kathan D Patel, Rahul V Shah, A P Panchal, Kshitij Patel, Jayveer Sinh and Tejas R Patel.