Young opener Prithvi Shaw is among the 36 players announced by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for the off-season camp for the upcoming domestic season. An injury had ruled Shaw (19), who has already made his Test debut, out of India A’s ongoing tour to the West Indies. The camp is to commence at the MCA’s suburban Bandra- Kurla complex and its dates would be announced soon, MCA sources said.
Apart from Shaw, India players Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, pacer Shardul Thakur have been included in the list of players put out by the association on its website.
A notable inclusion is Sarfaraz Khan who had represented the 41-time Ranji Trophy champions in the past before plying his trade in Uttar Pradesh, but had decided to return to his home association and also served the mandatory one-year cooling-off period.
Players participating in MCA camp: Aditya Tare, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Shardul Thakur, Suryakumar Yadav, Akhil Herwadkar, Tushar Deshpande, Jay Bista, Dhawal Kulkarni, Royston Dias, Prithvi Shaw, Shivam Dube, Siddesh Lad, Eknath Kerkar, Sufiyan Shaikh, Shreyas Iyer, Akash Parkar, Vijay Gohil, Akarshit Gomel, Raunaq Sharma, Vaidik Murkar, Shubham Ranjane, Aditya Dhumal, Minad Manjrekar, Vikrant Auti, Krutik Hangawadi, Aquib Kureshi, Dhrumil Matkar, Prasad Pawar, Sarfaraz Khan, Shams Mulani, Akshay Jambekar, Parikshit Valsangkar, Sujit Nayak, Ankush Jaiswal and Karsh Kothari.