Vijay Zol to lead India Juniors in Australia
Vijay Zol is the only member from this squad who was part of the Under-19 World Cup team that triumphed last year © AFP
New Delhi: Jun 15, 2013
Maharashtra’s Vijay Zol has been named captain of the Indian junior team that will compete in a tri-series to be played in Australia in June-July.
Sanju Samson, who played for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2013, was appointed as Zol’s deputy in the 15-member squad for the tournament.
Zol is the only member from this squad who was part of the Under-19 World Cup team that triumphed last year under Unmukt Chand’s captaincy.
“The All India Junior Selection Committee met in Bengaluru earlier on Saturday, to pick the squad for the tri-series in Australia, to be played in June-July 2013,” BCCI’s secretary Sanjay patel said in a statement.
The team: Vijay Zol, Sanju Samson, Akhil Herwadkar, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Mohammad Saif, Sarfaraz Khan, Ricky Bhui, Abhimanyu Lamba, Rishi Arothe, Atul Singh, CV Milind, Aamir Gani, Kuldeep Yadav, Ankush Bains.