The Assam Cricket Association (ACA) announced the State team for the domestic first-class cricket championship ‘Ranji Trophy’, which will be started from November 1.
The team: Amit Sinha (capt), Pallav Kr Das, Rishav Das, Riyan Parag, Sib Sankar Roy, Gokul Sharma, Kunal Saikia (wk), Washiqur Rahman (wk), Romario Sharma, Arup Das, Mrinmoy Dutta, Mukhtar Hussain, Rahul Singh, Jitumoni Kalita, Ranjit Mali.
The 2018–19 ‘Ranji Trophy’ is scheduled to be the 85th season of the ‘Ranji Trophy’, the premier first-class cricket tournament to be held from November 1 to February 2019.
The competition currently consists of 37 teams, with all 29 states in India and two of the seven union territories having at least one representation.
The tournament will have four groups, with nine teams each in Groups A and B, and ten teams in Group C.
All the new teams will be placed in the Plate Group. The top two teams from Group C and the top team in the Plate Group will progress to the quarter-finals of the tournament, along with five teams from Groups A and B.