हिंदी में पढ़ें | The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has recently announced the Indian Squad for the tour for the Sri Lanka tour. The Indian team will be on the Sri Lanka tour in July. India will play 3 ODIs and 3 T20 matches in Sri Lanka.
India’s tour of Sri Lanka will begin on July 13 and end on July 25. Players participating in the World Test Championship final have not been included in this.
Keeping in mind the remaining matches of IPL which is expected to happen in UAE, the BCCI has divided the Indian players into two parts. The first team will play the final match of the World Test Championship against New Zealand in England. On the other hand, the other team will play ODI and T20 series against Sri Lanka.
Most of the players of the Indian team announced for the Sri Lanka tour are young. Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan will lead Indian Squad for the Sri Lanka tour.
BCCI announced the Indian squad for the Sri Lanka tour:
BCCI has announced a 20-man Indian team for the Sri Lanka tour. Which will play ODI and T20 series against Sri Lanka in the coming month.
Shikhar Dhawan leads the Indian squad in absence of Virat Kohli (Captain) and Rohit Sharma (Vice-Captain) and Bhuvneshwar Kumar is vice-captain. Let us tell you that Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are currently with the Test team in England.
Batsmen: Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Rituraj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Nitish Rana.
Wicketkeepers: Ishan Kishan (Wicketkeeper), Sanju Samson (WK).
All-rounders: Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, and Krishnappa Gautam.
Bowlers: Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakraborty, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (VC), Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Chetan Sakariya.