Zaheer Khan, who was dropped from the Indian Test squad after the second defeat at Eden Gardens against England, will be back with his Mumbai teammates during their Group A Ranji Trophy encounter against Madhya Pradesh from December 22 to 25 at Indore.

Zaheer Khan

However, the 39-time champions will be without the services of Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane, both on India duty with the T20 Internationals against England.

Mumbai, who have yet to clinch an outright win in the season, are placed sixth in the table with 14 points.