Services cricket team
The Services cricket team plays in the Ranji Trophy, the main domestic first-class cricket competition in India. Under the auspices of the Services Sports Control Board, they represent the Indian Armed Forces.
They first played in the Ranji Trophy in 1949-50. They played in the North Zone of the competition until 2001-02, and have played in the Plate Group and other lower-ranked groups since 2002-03, except for one season, where they played in the Elite Group, during 2005-06. Their strongest period was the 1950s: between 1950-51 and 1959-60 they reached the semi-finals six times and the final twice, losing to Bombay in 1956-57 by an innings, and to Baroda in 1957-58, also by an innings.
|Name||Birth date||Birthplace||Batting style||Bowling style||Notes|
|Rajat Paliwal||24 December 1991||Sonepat, HR||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break||Captain|
|Ravi Chauhan||17 September 1993||New Delhi, DL||Right-handed||Right-arm leg-break|
|G Rahul Singh||18 September 1995||Maniktala, WB||Left-handed||Right arm medium|
|Mohit Ahlawat||25 December 1995||Delhi, DL||Right-handed|
|Navneet Singh||7 December 1994||Shahdol, GJ||Left-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Anshul Gupta||20 September 1989||Ghaziabad, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Vikas Hathwala||6 September 1993||Delhi, DL||Left-handed||Left-arm medium|
|Nakul Sharma||23 October 1993||Bilaspur, HP||Right-handed||Right-arm leg break|
|Shamsher Yadav||12 December 1994||Rohtak, HR||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Mumtaz Qadir||17 November 1986||Allahabad, UP||Right-handed|
|Abhijit Salvi||5 October 1992||Ahmedabad, GJ||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Nitin Tanwar||9 October 1996||Delhi, DL||Right-handed||Right-arm off break|
|Nakul Verma||14 April 1991||Delhi, DL||Right-handed||Right-arm leg break|
|Devender Lochab||5 November 1992||Jhajjar, HR||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Pulkit Narang||18 June 1994||Right-handed||Right-arm off break|
|Vikas Yadav||10 July 1996||Bharuch, GJ||Right-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Arjun Sharma||25 May 1996||Jalandhar, PB||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Arun Bamal||22 June 1997||Bhiwani, HR||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Diwesh Pathania||22 June 1989||Pathankot, PB||Right-handed||Right-arm medium||Played for India Blue in 2019-20 Duleep Trophy|
Played for India C in 2019-20 Deodhar Trophy
|Sachidanand Pandey||1 July 1996||Allahabad, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Varun Choudhary||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Raushan Raj||12 February 1984||Chhapra, BR||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Shadab Nazar||14 June 1987||Bijnor, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Irfan Khan||2 July 1988||Sikandrabad, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Poonam Poonia||12 December 1994||Sri Ganganagar, RJ||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
- "Services v Bombay 1956-57". Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
- "Baroda v Services 1957-58". Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 February 2019.
- "Playing Record (1949/50-2017/18)". CricketArchive. Retrieved 10 July 2018.
- "Most Runs in an Innings for Services". CricketArchive. Retrieved 10 July 2018.
- "Most Wickets in an Innings for Services". CricketArchive. Retrieved 10 July 2018.
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