Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Rookies Shahbaz Ahmed, Prayash Ray Burman included in Bengal's 16-man squad for upcoming season

Kolkata: Allrounder Shahbaz Ahmed and leg-spinner Prayash Ray Burman had been the brand new faces within the 16-member squad introduced by Bengal for his or her Ranji Trophy opener in opposition to Himachal Pradesh to be held in Amtar from 1 to four November.

Bengal tackle Madhya Pradesh subsequent at dwelling from 12 November.

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After making the Ranji semis final season, Bengal made a disastrous begin this time, failing to make the knockouts within the Vijay Hazare Trophy as skipper Manoj Tiwary and coach Sairaj Bahutule have been given a two-match ultimatum.

“We’d like outcomes, everybody has to ship. It will not occur like this until I am round. We simply cannot let issues cross,” Cricket Affiliation of Bengal president Sourav Ganguly had mentioned at Eden Gardens earlier.

“Each Manoj and Sairaj will proceed of their respective roles for the primary two matches. Their performances will then be reviewed and a choice taken,” he added.

Ganguly had earlier slammed the inconsistent efficiency of Bengal.

“For those who take into account the final two seasons, we received round 90 per cent of the matches and this season we fail to qualify! Why is there a lot inconsistency?,” a furious former India captain had mentioned.

“Even a workforce like Delhi makes it to the ultimate. We offer all the pieces — finest teaching and follow amenities, so efficiency needs to be the final phrase.”

Former India batsman Arun Lal, who has just lately been appointed because the mentor after the workforce’s poor efficiency within the Vijay Hazare Trophy, is prone to journey with the facet.

This can be Lal’s first direct involvement with the sport after having totally recovered from most cancers.

Lal had been the Bengal coach within the late 90s.

Squad: Manoj Tiwary (c), Sudip Chatterjee (vc), Ashok Dinda, Anustup Majumdar, Shreevats Goswami, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Abhishek Raman, Koushik Ghosh, B. Amit, Mukesh Kumar, Ishan Porel, Pradipta Pramanik, Prayash Ray Burman, Saurabh Kumar Singh, Shahbaz Ahmed, Aamir Gani.


Revealed Date: October 28, 2018

| Up to date Date: October 28, 2018


Up to date Date: Oct 28, 2018


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