Ajinkya Rahane, Prithvi Shaw added to Mumbai squad for Vijay Hazare semi-finals

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first_imgAjinkya Rahane and Prithvi Shaw will return to the Mumbai squad for the semi-finals of the Vijay Hazare Trophy tournament, chief selector Ajit Agarkar announced on Monday.Rahane and Shaw missed most of the league phase due to their commitment with the Indian cricket team. The duo along with Rohit Sharma are now all available for Mumbai’s clash with Delhi at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on October 17.Rohit’s participation after the semi-finals remain a doubt however, if Mumbai reach the final. Rohit has been selected in the Indian team for the first two ODIs of the five-match series against West Indies, starting on November 21 in Guwahati.Rahane and Shaw however, could feature in the final if Mumbai manage to beat Delhi on Wednesday.Shaw had played in the initial part of the tournament for the domestic giants before making a spectacular debut in the Test series against the Windies in which he picked up the man-of-the-series award too.Mumbai crushed Bihar by nine wickets in a lop-sided affair in the quarter-finals to make it to the semis on Sunday.Squad: Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer (C), Prithvi Shaw, Rohit Sharma, Jay Gokul Bista, Suryakumar Yadav, Siddhesh Lad, Aditya Tare, Eknath Kerkar, Shivam Dubey, Akash Parkar, Dhawal Kulkarni, Shams Mulani, Vijay Gohil, Tushar Deshpande, Royston Diaslast_img

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