Chandigarh, Oct 19: Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was on Saturday named captain of North Zone team while dashing left-hander Gautam Gambhir will be the side's vice-captain for the Duleep Trophy campaign starting from October 22.
The decision was taken at a meeting of North Zone Selection Committee held at PCA Cricket Stadium, Mohali, under the chairmanship of national selector Vikram Rathour.
The selectors from all North Zone Associations, including Vinay Lamba (Delhi), Rajesh Bawa (Haryana), Idrish Gundroo (JKCA), P K Garg (SSCB) and Bhupinder Singh Sr (Punjab) attended the meeting, Sunil Dev, Convener of the meeting said.
North Zone Squad
Harbhajan Singh (captain), Gautam Gambhir (vice-captain), Jeewanjot Singh, Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh, Mandeep Singh, Rajat Palliwal, Rishi Dhawan, Nitin Saini (wicketkeeper), Parvez Rasool, Parwinder Awana, Harshal Patel, S Beig, Gurkirat Singh Mann and Yazuwinder Singh.