Virat Kohli to leave after 1st test, Rohit Sharma makes a Comeback . BCCI have made significant changes to the squads that are set to travel to Australia later this month.
The biggest update that has come is that Indian captain Virat Kohli will leave after the conclusion of the first day-night test in Adelaide. He is expecting his first child with Anushka and has been granted paternity leave by BCCI. In India’s last tour of Australia, Rohit Sharma missed a few test matches due to the same reason.
Rohit rested in limited overs, will play only tests
The much awaited announcement regarding Rohit Sharma’s injury status has been made. he has been rested for the T20Is and ODIs but will be available for the entire test series.
- T Natarajan replaces Varun Chakravarthy in T20I side after the spinner sustained shoulder injury.
- Sanju Samson added to the ODI side as a backup wicket keeper.
- Saha and Ishant are currently under the medical team’s monitoring and a call on their availability in the test squad will be made soon.
- Kamlesh Nagarkoti who was selected as a net bowler to miss the Australia tour due to workload management.
Team India T20I Squad
|Virat Kohli (Captain)||Shikhar Dhawan||Mayank Agarwa||KL Rahul (vc/wk)|
|Shreyas Iyer,||Manish Pandey||Hardik Pandya||Sanju Samson (wk)|
|Ravindra Jadeja||Washington Sundar||Yuzvendra Chahal||Mohd. Shami|
|Jasprit Bumrah||Navdeep Sain||Deepak Chahar||T Natarajan|
Team India ODI Squad
|Virat Kohli (Captain)||Shikhar Dhawan||Shubman Gill||KL Rahul (vc/wk)|
|Shreyas Iyer||Manish Pandey||Hardik Pandya||Mayank Agarwal|
|Ravindra Jadeja||Yuzvendra Chahal||Kuldeep Yadav||Jasprit Bumrah|
|Mohd. Shami,||Navdeep Saini||Shardul Thakur||Sanju Samson (wk)|
Team India TEST Squad
|Virat Kohli (Captain)||Rohit Sharma||Mayank Agarwal||Prithvi Shaw|
|KL Rahul||Cheteshwar Pujara||Ajinkya Rahane (vc)||Hanuma Vihari|
|Shubman Gill,||Wriddhiman Saha (wk)||Rishabh Pant (wk)||Jasprit Bumrah|
|Mohd. Shami||Umesh Yadav||Navdeep Saini||Kuldeep Yadav|
|Ravindra Jadeja||R. Ashwin,||Mohd. Siraj|