Hrishikesh Kanitkar will lead a 15-member Central Zone cricket team in the forthcoming Duleep Trophy. Central will meet East Zone at Cuttack in the four-day match starting on January 19.
The team: Hrishikesh Kanitkar (capt.), Aakash Chopra, Mohammad Kaif, Naman Ojha, Mohnish Mishra, Murali Kartik, Pankaj Singh, R.P. Singh, Umesh Yadav, Deepak Chahar, Devendra Bundela, Jalaj Saxena, Ashok Menaria, Akshay Vakhera, Vineet Saxena; Coach: Abhay Sharma .