Goa cricket team

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Goa cricket team
Fatorda Stadium.jpg
Personnel
CaptainSagun Kamat
CoachPrakash Mayekar
OwnerGoa Cricket Association
Team information
Founded1950
Home groundDr. Rajendra Prasad Stadium, Margao
Goa Cricket Association Academy Ground, Porvorim
Capacity5,000
History
Ranji Trophy wins0
Irani Trophy wins0
Vijay Hazare Trophy wins0
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy wins0

The Goa cricket team, based in Goa, India, has competed in the Ranji Trophy since the 1985-86 season.

Playing history[edit]

Goa lost all five matches in their first season,[1] and did not win until 1996-97, in their 56th match, when they defeated Karnataka by an innings.[2]

As of early January 2016, Goa had played 168 times in the Ranji Trophy for 18 wins, 77 losses and 73 draws.[3]

Venues[edit]

Goa's home grounds are the Dr. Rajendra Prasad Stadium, Margao, and the Goa Cricket Association Academy Ground, Porvorim.

International venues[edit]

Name City State First used Last used F/C LA T20 Notes
Fatorda Stadium Margao Goa 1989 2010 1 10 0 Hosted nine ODIs.

Domestic venues[edit]

Name City State First used Last used F/C LA T20 Notes
Arlem Breweries Ground Margao Goa 1986 2005 12 9 0
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Stadium Margao Goa 1968 2013 21 14 0
Bhausaheb Bandodkar Ground Panaji Goa 1986 2006 26 16 0
Goa Cricket Association Academy Ground Porvorim Goa 2010 2015 15 5 0
Railway Stadium (Vasco da Gama) Vasco da Gama Goa 1985 1985 1 0 0

Current squad[edit]

Players with international caps are listed in bold.

No. Name Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
Snehal Kauthankar (1995-10-19) 19 October 1995 (age 23) Right-handed Right-arm off break
Sumiran Amonkar (1991-07-28) 28 July 1991 (age 27) Right-handed
Suyash Prabhudessai (1997-12-06) 6 December 1997 (age 21) Right-handed
Sagun Kamat (1983-05-11) 11 May 1983 (age 35) Left-handed Right-arm leg break First Class Captain
Deepraj Gaonkar (1998-04-04) 4 April 1998 (age 21) Right-handed Right-arm medium
Mohammad Asaduddin (1990-05-18) 18 May 1990 (age 28) Left-handed
Vaibhav Govekar Left-handed Right-arm medium
All-rounders
Amit Verma (1987-06-30) 30 June 1987 (age 31) Left-handed Right-arm leg break
Darshan Misal (1992-09-11) 11 September 1992 (age 26) Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox
Amogh Desai (1992-08-26) 26 August 1992 (age 26) Right-handed Right-arm off break List A and Twenty20 Captain
Vishamber Kahlon (1996-11-26) 26 November 1996 (age 22) Right-handed Right-arm off break
Achit Shigwan (1995-10-06) 6 October 1995 (age 23) Right-handed Right-arm medium
Wicket-keepers
Keenan Vaz (1991-09-12) 12 September 1991 (age 27) Right-handed
Rajashekhar Harikant (1990-10-04) 4 October 1990 (age 28) Right-handed
Samar Dubhashi (1995-09-22) 22 September 1995 (age 23) Right-handed
Spinners
Amulya Pandrekar (1996-03-31) 31 March 1996 (age 23) Left-handed Slow left-arm orthodox
Malliksab Sirur (1993-01-21) 21 January 1993 (age 26) Right-handed Right-arm off break
Fast Bowlers
Krishna Das (1990-10-12) 12 October 1990 (age 28) Right-handed Right-arm medium
Lakshay Garg (1995-10-10) 10 October 1995 (age 23) Right-handed Right-arm medium
Felix Alemao (1995-07-20) 20 July 1995 (age 23) Right-handed Right-arm medium
Vijesh Prabhudessai (1997-02-20) 20 February 1997 (age 22) Right-handed Right-arm medium

Coaching staff[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]