Railways cricket team
Railways cricket team (also known as the Indian Railways) is a domestic cricket team in India representing Indian Railways. The team's home ground is East Coast Railway Stadium in Bhubaneswar and Karnail Singh Stadium in New Delhi. The team is run by the Railways Sports Promotion Board which fields the Railways cricket team in domestic cricket competitions in India such as the Ranji Trophy.
|Captain||Karn Sharma & Arindam Ghosh|
|Owner||Railways Sports Promotion Board|
|Home ground||Karnail Singh Stadium, New Delhi (and other stadiums)|
For most of its history, the Indian Railways has met little success in the Ranji Trophy. However, in recent years since 2000, Railways have won the trophy twice and become runners-up one time. As Champions of the Ranji Trophy, they have played the Irani Trophy twice, emerging victorious on both occasions.
Players from Railways who have played Test cricket for India, along with year of Test debut:
Players from Railways who have played ODI but not Test cricket for India, along with year of ODI debut:
- Jai Prakash Yadav (2002)
Players with international caps are listed in bold.
|Name||Birth date||Birthplace||Batting style||Bowling style||Notes|
|Mrunal Devdhar||16 December 1992||Baroda, GJ||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Arindam Ghosh||19 October 1986||Kolkata, WB||Right-handed||Right arm medium||List A Captain|
|Pratham Singh||31 August 1992||Delhi, DL||Left-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Vikrant Rajput||26 October 1992||Durg, CG||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Ashish Sehrawat||20 January 1995||Delhi, DL||Right-handed|
|Saurabh Singh||11 October 1997||Barabanki, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Navneet Virk||23 October 1996||Jind, PB||Right-handed||Right-arm leg-break|
|Mohammed Ahmed||4 September 1989||Jaipur, RJ||Right-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Gandhar Bhatawadekar||8 July 1993||Mumbai, MH||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Karn Sharma||23 October 1987||Meerut, UP||Left-handed||Right-arm leg break||First-class and Twenty20 Captain|
Plays for Chennai Super Kings in IPL
|Manish Rao||9 July 1990||Mumbai, MH||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Nitin Bhille||18 August 1989||Dharwad, KA||Right-handed|
|Dinesh Mor||10 October 1995||Delhi, DL||Right-handed|
|Harsh Tyagi||23 December 1999||Delhi, DL||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Avinash Yadav||2 October 1986||Varanasi, UP||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Shivendra Singh||2 August 1991||Rewa, MP||Right-handed||Right-arm off break|
|Kushal Kakad||18 April 1995||Akola, MH||Right-handed||Right-arm off break|
|Hitesh Kadam||5 October 1988||Mumbi, MH||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|T Pradeep||29 November 1994||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Himanshu Sangwan||2 September 1995||Najafgarh, DL||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Amit Mishra||10 August 1988||Bilaspur, CG||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Karthik Raman||7 April 1997||East Godavari, AP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Krishnakant Upadhyay||24 April 1999||Agra, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Amit Kuila||9 July 1995||Midnapur, WB||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Ananta Saha||12 September 1996||Kolkata, WB||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
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