Duleep Trophy 2023-24: Former chief selector of the Indian cricket team, Chetan Sharma has once again returned as a selector, but this time he has returned as the selector of the North Zone. The North Zone Selection Committee for Duleep Trophy 2023-24 was headed by Chetan Sharma. The sting operation of a news channel forced him to resign from the post of chief selector of the Indian team.
Mandeep Singh was made the captain, Yash Dhull was not selected
A selection meeting was held at the Gurgaon Cricket Ground on 15 June (Thursday). In this meeting, Mandeep Singh was elected as the captain of the team for North Zone for the upcoming season of Duleep Trophy. At the same time, Yash Dhul, the captain of the team that won the Under-19 World Cup in 2022, was not selected in the team. This meeting was chaired by Chetan Sharma.
The selection committee headed by Chetan Sharma selected 15 players for the North Zone team. At the same time, 8 players were selected as standby in the team.
Team India did not choose the new chief selector
After the resignation of Chetan Sharma, the BCCI has not elected a new selector. Shiv Sundar Das of Odisha is working as the interim chief selector. At the same time, the BCCI has not yet started the process of replacing Chetan Sharma in the North Zone. Due to this, he selected the North Zone team.
North Zone squad for Duleep Trophy 2023-24
Prabhsimran Singh (wk), Prashant Chopra, Dhruv Shorey, Ankit Kalsi, Mandeep Singh (c), Ankit Kumar, Pulkit Narang, Nishant Sindhu, Manan Vohra, Jayant Yadav, Baltej Singh, Vaibhav Arora, Harshit Rana, Siddharth Kaul, Abid Mushtaq .
Mayank Dagar, Mayank Markandey, Ravi Chauhan, Anmol Malhotra, Nehal Wadehra, Divesh Pathania, Divij Mehra, Kunal Mahajan.
Coach: Ajay Ratra, Physiotherapist: Deepak Surya, Trainer: Rajneesh Mehta, Performance Analyst: Amit Sharma, Masseur: Naresh Kumar Motla, Manager: Ishan A Khan.
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