Arjun Tendulkar, child of cricket symbol Sachin Tendulkar and a left-arm pacer, has been named in the 15-part Mumbai squad for the up and coming Bapuna Cup to be held in Nagpur. The squad, to be driven by senior professional Suryakumar Yadav, was declared by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) on its site on Monday. The Bapuna Cup is a pre-season competition sorted out by the Vidarbha Cricket Association. This year, it will be played in 50-over organization and will start from September 5. Previously, Arjun Tendulkar has played in the T20 Mumbai League after he was picked for Rs 5 lakh.
The 19-year-old Mumbaikar has additionally bowled to the Indian group in the nets.
Squad: Suryakumar Yadav (Captain), Aditya Tare, Jay Bista, Sarfaraz Khan, Shubham Ranjane, Raunak Sharma, Eknath Kerkar, Sufiyan Shaikh, Akash Parkar, Shams Mulani, Aditya Dhumal, Shashank Attarde, Aquib Kureshi, Kruthik Hanagavadi and Arjun Tendulkar.