Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) on Sunday announced a 15-member team for their first two matches of the Ranji Trophy.
All-rounder Biplab Samantaray is back as Odisha’s captain for the upcoming Ranji Trophy matches, replacing Govinda Poddar who is also in the squad and had led the team in Vijay Hazare Trophy concluded recently.
Odisha will play their first match against Haryana from November 1 to 4 and the second match against Uttar Pradesh from November 12 to 15. Both the matches will be played at KIIT stadium in Bhubaneswar.
TEAM ODISHA: Anurag Sarangi, Ranjit Singh, Sandeep Pattnaik, Govinda Poddar, Biplab Samantray (Captain), Subhranshu Sekhar Senapati, Shantanu Mishra, Sujit Lenka (Wicket-keeper), Papu Ray, Rajesh Mohanty, Debabrata Pradhan, Basanta Mohanty, Suryakant Pradha, Abhishek Raut, Subham Nayak.
Support Staff: Rashmi Ranjan Parida (Coach), Subhakanta Biswal (Physio), Manoj Kumar Biswal (Trainer), Subhasis Bhuyan (Observer).