Duleep Trophy 2016 Played at Greater Noida Stadium

Paytm Duleep Trophy is being played in Greater Noida this year from Aug 23 to Sep 14. The matches will be held at Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex and the entry is free for all. The matches will be played from 2pm till 10pm.

Duleep Trophy, in its 55th season, is a first class cricket league of Indian domestic cricket which is played every year.  This year only three teams will play against the usual five teams earlier. Three teams – India ‘Red’, India ‘Blue’ and India ‘Green’ will participate in the Paytm Duleep Trophy tournament led by Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir and Suresh Raina respectively. Duleep Trophy tournament will be played for the first time with a pink ball and the matches will be played under the flood lights.

Pink Balls at Duleep Trophy

The Duleep Trophy follows knock out test match format. This year the league matches will be played in a round robin format of 4 days test matches and the final one will follow the international standards i.e. it will be 5 day test match. Total 4 matches to be played, each team will play once against each other and after three matches, the two teams having more points in the table will play the grand finale.

The winner of Duleep Trophy will get Rs 30 lakhs and the trophy while runners up will get a prize money of Rs15 lakhs.

Duleep Trophy 2016 Schedule and Fixtures

Match Date Time Team Team
Match 1 Aug 23-26 02:00 PM IST India ‘Red’ India ‘Green’
Match 2 Aug 29-Sept 1 02:00 PM IST India ‘Red’ India ‘Blue’
Match 3 Sept 4-7 02:00 PM IST India ‘Blue’ India ‘Green’
Final Sept 10-14 02:00 PM IST TBD TBD

Duleep Trophy 2016 Teams

S.No. India Red India Blue India Green
1 Abhinav Mukund Gautam Gambhir (Capt) Robin Uthappa
2 KS Bharat Mayank Agarwal Jalaj Saxena
3 Sudip Chatterjee Sheldon Jackson Ambati Rayudu
4 Gurkeerat Singh Baba Aparajith Ian Dev Singh
5 Yuvraj Singh (Capt) Siddhesh Lad Rohan Prem
6 Ankush Bains (wk) Dinesh Karthik (wk) Suresh Raina (Capt)
7 Arun Karthik Parvez Rasool  Parthiv Patel (wk)
8 Akshay Wakhare K Monish Harbhajan Singh
9 Kuldeep Yadav Krishna Das Shreyas Gopal
10 Nathu Singh Suryakumar Yadav Ashoke Dinda
11 Anureet Singh Mohit Sharma Sandeep Sharma
12 Ishwar Pandey Pankaj Singh Ankit Rajpoot
13 Nitish Rana Shardul Thakur Rajat Paliwal
14 M Ashwin Cheteshwar Pujara Jasprit Bumrah
15 Abhimanyu Mithun Hanuma Vihari Murali Vijay

Where: Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Sports Complex, In front of JP Integrated Sports Complex, Greater Noida
When: August 23-September 14, 2016  Timings: 2pm-10pm Contact: 9990216205  

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8 thoughts on “Duleep Trophy 2016 Played at Greater Noida Stadium

  1. This is a great compilation of the Schedule and I love to watch these matches with those full star-studded teams 🙂 Thanks for the wonderful post and have a great day.

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