Cheteshwar Pujara to lead West against North Zone in Duleep Trophy clash

Cheteshwar Pujara recently led Rest of India to win over Rajasthan in Irani Trophy clash AFP

Mumbai: Sep 28, 2012

Cheteshwar Pujara of Saurashtra will lead West Zone in their Duleep Trophy quarter-final against North Zone to be played in Chennai from October 6-9.

Promising Mumbai left-arm spinner Harmeet Singh and Gujarat wicketkeeper Smit Patel, members of India’s victorious World Cup U-19 squad, have found berths in the 15-strong team selected today by the zonal selection panel, said meeting’s convenor Nitin Dalal.

Squad:

Cheteshwar Pujara (c, Saurashtra), Ajinkya Rahane (Mumbai), Kaustubh Pawar (Mumbai), Bhushan Chavan (Saurashtra), Ankit Bawne (Maharashtra), Abhishek Nayar (Mumbai), Kedar Jadhav (Maharashtra), Smit Patel (wk, Gujarat), Harmeet Singh (Mumbai), Samad Fallah (Maharashtra), Murtuza Vohra (Baroda), Ishwar Choudhari (Gujarat), Kshemal Waingankar (Mumbai), Kamlesh Makwana (Saurashtra) and Ankit Chavan (Mumbai).

Coach: Sulakshan Kulkarni. (PTI)