Cuttack: Right-hand middle order batsman Biplab Samantray will lead Orissa in the upcoming domestic one-dayers for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Samantray will have Duleep Trophy-triumphant East Zone skipper Natraj Behera as his deputy, while Subhrajit Sahoo will be the wicketkeeper.

The 15-member Orissa squad, with coach Debasis Mohanty and and support staff, will leave for Kolkata on Friday for the zonal league matches beginning from February 20-29.

The Squad: Biplab Samantary (c), Natraj Behera (vc), Paresh Patel, Subhrajit Sahoo (wk), Tukuna Sahu, Deepak Behera, Sujit Lenka, Arvind Singh, Govind Poddar, Basanta Mohanty, Bibhudutta Panda, Sumitosh Praharaj, Lagnajit Samal, Amit Das and Alok Mangraj.

(JPN/Agencies)