A left-arm fast, Arjun, had been picked within the Mumbai Below-19 one-day aspect for the JY Lele invitational event in September final 12 months. He additionally bowled within the nets within the lead-up to the Lord’s Take a look at between England and South Africa in 2017, sending Jonny Bairstow off with an harm scare when he struck him on the toe with a yorker. Arjun additionally bowled within the India nets through the residence sequence towards New Zealand final 12 months.
Nevertheless, he didn’t discover a place within the one-day squad that may play 5 video games towards Sri Lanka. The four-day squad will probably be captained by 18-year-old Delhi wicketkeeper-batsman Anuj Rawat, who had scored two half-centuries, together with one on debut, in as many matches for Delhi through the 2017-18 Ranji Trophy.
The one-day squad will probably be led by 16-year-old Uttar Pradesh wicketkeeper-batsman Aryan Juyal, who had performed two matches within the 50-over Vijay Hazare Trophy earlier this 12 months and was a part of the Below-19 World Cup profitable workforce in January.
Seventeen-year outdated left-arm spinner from Gujarat Siddharth Desai was picked in each squads. He additionally made his first-class debut within the 2017-18 season and was named the Man of the Match in his first two matches, taking 9 and eight wickets towards Kerala and Haryana respectively. He at present has 29 wickets from 5 first-class matches and three scalps from as many one-day matches.
Atharwa Taide, additionally picked in each squads, was the captain of the Vidarbha Below-19 workforce that gained the Cooch Behar Trophy earlier this 12 months. He led them to their maiden title with a marathon knock of 320 off 483 balls within the ultimate towards Madhya Pradesh.