Ranji trophy: Mumbai embody Dhawal Kulkarni for a final conflict opposite Saurashtra

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Mumbai’s bid to bind their 41st Ranji Trophy crown, and a initial after dual seasons, got a poignant boost with a accessibility of fit-again pacer Dhawal Kulkarni for a final opposite Saurashtra in Pune.

Kulkarni missed a semi-final opposite Madhya Pradesh during Cuttack, after picking adult an damage during their quarter-final feat over Jharkhand during Mysuru.

Other than his inclusion, a Mumbai selectors have defended a patrol that cumulative their place for their 45th pretension strife in Cuttack.

Significantly, when Mumbai clinched their 40th crown, Saurashtra were their opponents in a 2012-13 season.

The five-day final will start on Feb 24.

The Mumbai squad: Aditya Tare (Captain), Abhishek Nayar, Dhaval Kulkarni, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Akhil Herwadkar, Siddhesh Lad, Sufiyan Shaikh, Nikhil Patil (Jr.), Iqbal Abdullah, Shardul Thakur, Balwinder Singh Sandhu (Jr.), Badre Alam, Bhavin Thakkar, Vishal Dabholkar.