Ranji star Sony Cheruvathur will lead Kerala cricket team that will take part in the KSCA trophy to be held in Bangalore from August 1 to 15. The 15-member squad includes several Ranji trophy players. P. Balachandran has been named as the coach and Shukoor Cherkalam will be the manager.
The team: Sony Cheruvathur (captain), V.A. Jagadeesh (vice-captain), Abhishek Hegde, Arun Paulose, Raiphy Vincent Gomez, Robert Fernandez, Rohan Prem, P.V. Manikantan, Vineeth Viswanathan (wk), K.J. Rakesh, S. Aneesh, V.S. Sunil, P. Prasanth, K. Anil Kumar and Prasanth Parameswaran. Coach: P. Balachandran. Manager: Shukoor Cherkalam.