|Dheeraj to lead Assam in Ranji Trophy|
GUWAHATI, Nov 30 – Former Maharashtra batsman Dheeraj Jadhav, who has been representing Assam in Ranji Trophy with satisfactory performance since 2008-09, was named captain of the Assam Ranji team.
The Assam Cricket Association secretary Bikash Baruah announced the Assam team for the match against Tripura to be held at the Nehru Stadium here from December 7.
The team: Dheeraj Jadav (Captain), Abu Nechim Ahmed (Vice Captain), Parviz Aziz, KB Arun Kartik, Syed Mahammed, Gokul Sarma, Sib Sankar Roy, Pallav Das, Sarupam Purkayastha, Arlen Konwar, Arup Das, Krishna Das, Dhiraj Goswami, Tarjinder Singh, Kunal Saikia (WK). Manager-Muktabul Hussain, coach-Sanath Kumar, fielding coach-Subhadeep Ghose, physio-Parmeet Singh, trainer-Vivek Ramakrishna.