Chetan Sharma will accompany Team India on tour in Ireland | Cricket News



RAJKOT: former Indian train leader and current head coach Chetan Sharma will accompany Team Indian on their next tour of Ireland. Led by a versatile Hardik Pandyaand with an excellent stick and National Cricket Academy Head VVS Laxman As Head Coach, India will play two T20Is against the hosts on June 26-28 in Dublin.
Sharma’s co-manager, former India left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi has been with the Indian team in the ongoing T20I five-game series against South Africa at home.
Jaffer and Parkar among six Mumbai players in Indian U-23 camp
Even though their senior side look set to make the Ranji Trophy final after a six-year gap, more good news is pouring in for Mumbai cricket.
TOI has learned that six players from Mumbai – Arman Jaffer, Saksham Jha, Angkrish Raghuvanshi, Suved Parkar, Ayaz Khan and Himanshu Veer Singh have been selected for an emerging India Under-23 camp in Mysore, Bangalore and Anantpur from July 11 to August 4. All selected players will be required to undergo a series of fitness tests upon arrival at camp, including the yo-ypo test, with 16.5 as the benchmark.
Mumbai won the CK Nayudu Under-25 Trophy and reached the Cooch Behar Under-25 Trophy final this season.
Jaffer scored 127 for Mumbai on Friday, day four of their Ranji Trophy semi-final against Uttar Pradesh in Bangalore. Parkar slammed 252 on his first class debut, against Uttarakhand in the Ranji Trophy quarter-final earlier this month. Jaffer, Parkar, Raghuvanshi and Jha played for Mumbai U25 team while Ayaz Khan who was also part of Mumbai U25 team but was unable to get a match, and Himanshu Veer Singh (off-spinner) featured for Mumbai U19 team this season. Ayaz scored 84 in the semi-final against Rajasthan and is training under Jwala Singh, who coached Mumbai fly-half Yashasvi Jaiswal.
“The camp will take place in three locations, with 25 boys at each location. The selected players will have to present themselves on July 10. There are no emerging tournaments planned in the near future but it’s good to keep the boys U-25, U-19 on the pace,” a source said.


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