Railways cricket team
|Owner||Railways Sports Promotion Board|
|Home ground||Karnail Singh Stadium, New Delhi (and other stadiums)|
|Ranji Trophy wins||2|
|Irani Cup wins||2|
|Vijay Hazare Trophy wins||1|
|Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy wins||0|
Railways cricket team (also known as the Indian Railways) is a domestic cricket team in India representing Indian Railways. The team's home ground is East Coast Railway Stadium in Bhubaneswar and Karnail Singh Stadium in New Delhi. The team is run by the Railways Sports Promotion Board which fields the Railways cricket team in domestic cricket competitions in India such as the Ranji Trophy.
For most of its history, the Indian Railways has met little success in the Ranji Trophy. However, in recent years since 2000, Railways have won the trophy twice and become runners-up one time. As Champions of the Ranji Trophy, they have played the Irani Trophy twice, emerging victorious on both occasions.
Players from Railways who have played Test cricket for India, along with year of Test debut:
Players from Railways who have played ODI but not Test cricket for India, along with year of ODI debut:
- Jai Prakash Yadav (2002)
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Players with international caps are listed in bold.
|Name||Birth date||Birthplace||Batting style||Bowling style||Notes|
|Mohammad Saif||30 August 1996||Varanasi, UP||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Mrunal Devdhar||16 December 1992||Baroda, GJ||Right-handed||Right-arm medium||Vice-captain|
|Pratham Singh||31 August 1992||Delhi, DL||Left-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Arindam Ghosh||19 October 1986||Kolkata, WB||Right-handed||Right arm medium|
|Shubham Chaubey||15 October 1994||Varanasi, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Saurabh Singh||11 October 1997||Barabanki, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Suraj Ahuja||23 September 1999||Sri Ganganagar, RJ||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Shivam Chaudhary||4 August 1997||Meerut, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Vivek Singh||1 November 1993||Howrah, WB||Left-handed|
|Upendra Yadav||8 October 1996||Kanpur, UP||Right-handed|
|Ashish Sehrawat||20 January 1995||Delhi, DL||Right-handed|
|Karn Sharma||23 October 1987||Meerut, UP||Left-handed||Right-arm leg break||Captain|
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|Akash Pandey||2 February 1999||Kolkata, WB||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Harsh Tyagi||23 December 1999||Delhi, DL||Left-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox|
|Mohit Raut||20 January 1998||Akola, MH||Right-handed||Right-arm off-break|
|Amit Mishra||10 August 1988||Bilaspur, CG||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Yuvraj Singh||22 August 1998||Bareilly, UP||Right-handed||Right-arm medium-fast|
|Dhrushant Soni||9 October 1985||Ahmedabad, GJ||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Rahul Sharma||30 December 1990||Agra, UP||Left-handed||Left-arm medium|
|Akshat Pandey||19 May 1993||Firozabad, UP||Left-handed||Right-arm medium|
|T Pradeep||29 November 1994||Bangalore, KA||Right-handed||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Himanshu Sangwan||2 September 1995||Najafgarh, DL||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
|Susheel Kumar||30 October 1996||Narnaul, HR||Left-handed||Left-arm medium-fast|
|Amit Kuila||9 July 1995||Midnapore, WB||Right-handed||Right-arm medium|
Updated as on 22 October 2022
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Source: "Railways cricket team", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2022, November 25th), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Railways_cricket_team.
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