The Board of Control for Cricket in India introduced the squad for the upcoming limited-overs tour of Sri Lanka in July. India are scheduled to play three ODIs and as many T20Is in the island nation between July 13-25.
Shikhar Dhawan has been named the captain of the aspect, whereas skilled pacer Bhuvneswhar Kumar would be the vice-captain on the tour.
India’s first-team captain Virat Kohli, in addition to vice-captain Rohit Sharma, can be two of the various first-choice gamers who won’t be part of the SL tour, as they are going to stay in England to put together for the five-Test collection.
Here is the Indian squad:
Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan (Wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (Wicket-keeper), Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, Okay Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Vice-captain), Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Chetan Sakariya
Net Bowlers: Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, Sai Kishore, Simarjeet Singh
All the matches of the tour can be performed on the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Batsmen Nitish Rana, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Devdutt Padikkal, and left-arm pacer Chetan Sakariya have acquired their maiden call-ups for the tour, following spectacular performances in India’s home limited-overs tournaments earlier this yr and the 2021 Indian Premier League.
Prithvi Shaw, Sanju Samson and Manish Pandey, in the meantime, make a return to the Indian group.
Rahul Dravid is predicted to coach the Indian squad for the tour in accordance to a number of experiences. However, the BCCI is but to affirm his appointment.