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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 Cricket Association they represent the Indian armed services.

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 in the Elite Group in 2005-06.

As of mid-October 2015 they had played 303 matches in the Ranji Trophy, for 80 wins, 105 losses and 118 draws.[1]

Their main home ground is the Palam A Ground, Model Sports Complex, Delhi.

Current squad

No. Name Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style
Soumik Chatterjee (C) (1988-09-27) 27 September 1988 Left-handed Right-arm leg break
Rajat Paliwal (1991-12-24) 24 December 1991 Right-handed Right-arm off break
Shashank Sharma (1992-09-07) 7 September 1992 Left-handed
Diwesh Pathania (1989-06-22) 22 June 1989 Right-handed Right-arm medium
  • Anshul Gupta
  • Pawan kumar
  • Gajendra singh (wk)
  • Deepak Punia
  • Suraj Yadav
  • Abhishek Sakuja
  • Hardik Rajeev Sethi
  • Penta Rao
  • Roshan Raj
  • Aman Sharma
  • Nakul Verma
  • Saurabh Kumar
  • Shadab Nazar
  • Sumit Singh
  • Pratik Desai
  • Devender Lohchab


  1. ^ Services Ranji Trophy playing record

External links

  • First-class matches played by Services

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