Cuttack, Jan 18: Odisha Under 23 women would begin their One Day Trophy campaign against Jammu and Kashmir on January 26.
The 16-member Odisha team will be led by Subhra Nirjarini Swain. Taranna Pradhan has been chosen as the Vice Captain of the squad.
Last season's Under 19 Odisha skipper all-rounder Tanmayee Behera, who also represented Odisha Senior Women this season, has been included in the U23 squad. She was also part of the Odisha U23 team Twenty 20 team this year.
Odisha U23 women squad for the One Day Trophy:
Subhra Nirjharini Swain (captain), Taranna Pradhan (vice captain), Tanmayee Behera, Alipsa Biswal, Pujarani Das, Joyce Nayak, GM Alakananda, Kusum Tiria, Roshni Bagarty, Madhusmita B Dalei, Sonali Hembram, Suryasnata Swain, Sushree Anita Singh, Shantilata Purty, Bijaylaxmi Behera and Mitali Sharma.
As per Board of Cricket for Cricket in India (BCCI) schedule all the matches would be played in Mumbai and Thane.
Odisha would play their first match against Jammu and Kashmir on January 26. Then, Odisha would take on Mizoram on January 28, meet Rajasthan on January 30, play Haryana on February 1, clash with Saurashtra on February 3, face Goa on February 5 and finally play Sikkim on February 7.
The team and its itinerary was announced in presence of the Women Selection Committee Chairperson Rashmita Mohanty and Odisha U23 Women Team Head Coach Kadambini Mohakud, OCA sources added.