Mumbai selectors also included two India under-19 cricketers Sarfaraz Khan and Shreyas Iyer in the squad, as well as leg spinner Pravin Tamble who plays for Rajasthan Royals in IPL.
The winners of the League progress to the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy All India knock out tournament to be held at Mumbai and Rajkot from April 8-13.
Mumbai T20 squad: Zaheer Khan (captain), Abhishek Nayar, Suryakumar Yadav, Dhawal Kulkarni, Iqbal Abdullah, Sushant Marathe, Aditya Tare, Shoaib Shaikh, Kevin Almeida, Sarfaraz Khan, Shreyas Iyer, Pravin Tambe, Saurabh Netravalkar, Prathamesh Dhake and Sujit Nayak. Coach: Lalchand Rajput Fielding Coach: Amit Dani.
Mumbai's league games: Mar 30: v Baroda at Wankhede Stadium (D/n); Mar 31: v Gujarat at BKC ground (Day); Apr 2: v Saurashtra at BKC ground (Day); Apr 3: v Maharashtra at Wankhede Stadium (D/N).