Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Dinesh Karthik, Murali Vijay and Vijay Shankar named in Tamil Nadu probables
Chennai: Out-of-favour India gamers Dinesh Karthik, Murali Vijay and Vijay Shankar have been on Wednesday named in a 26-strong probables listing by Tamil Nadu for subsequent month’s Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 match.
Batsman Ok.B Arun Karthick, who returns to play for Tamil Nadu after a niche of seven years, and medium-pacer Sandeep Warrier, who moved from Kerala forward of the season, have additionally been included within the listing, in keeping with a Tamil Nadu Cricket Affiliation (TNCA) launch.
Senior India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, all-rounder Washington Sundar and left-arm pacer T Natarajan miss out as they’re in Australia on nationwide responsibility.
The gamers picked by the boys’s senior state choice committee of the TNCA additionally consists of medium-pacer Aswin Crist, who final represented the state in February 2018 and returns after recovering from harm.
The chosen gamers will play three follow matches on 19, 20 and 21 December on the MA Chidambaram Stadium within the metropolis.
Chairman of selectors S Vasudevan stated the gamers have been chosen on the idea of their final 12 months’s efficiency.
“We’ve got chosen the gamers based mostly on final 12 months’s efficiency. It’s a balanced one with a mixture of expertise and youth,” Vasudevan instructed PTI.
The ultimate squad might be picked on 21 December.
In the meantime, a TNCA official stated they have been awaiting phrase on the precise dimension of the squad for the match from the BCCI.
The BCCI needed to postpone the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy to January 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The match is about to be performed throughout six states under-bio safe setting from 10 to 31 January.
Tamil Nadu probables: Dinesh Karthik, M Vijay, B Aparajith, B Indrajith, Vijay Shankar, M Shahrukh Khan, C Hari Nishaanth, Pradosh Ranjan Paul, Ok B Arun Karthik, Akshay V Srinivasan, N Jagadeesan, M Abhinav, Aswin Crist, M Mohammed, G Periyasamy, Sandeep Warrier, S Harish Kumar, Ok Vignesh, R Silambarasan, J Kousik, R Sonu Yadav, M Ashwin, R Sai Kishore, M Siddharth, L Sathiyannaarayanan and M E Yazh Arun Mozhi.
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