There will be a T20 series between Sri Lanka and India from January 3.
The ODI series between the two teams will start from January 10.
new Delhi. After the Bangladesh tour, Team India is ready to enter the T20 and ODI series against Sri Lanka. The Indian team has been announced for both the series of 3-3 matches. Some changes have been seen in the team. Rohit Sharma is fully fit and has returned to the ODI team. However, he will not be seen playing in T20. The command of the T20 team will be in the hands of Hardik Pandya. At the same time, the fans have expressed displeasure over the drop of senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan.
Team’s star batsman Virat Kohli will be on break in this series. On the exclusion of Dhawan, the fans are seen doing different things on Twitter. Many people have targeted the BCCI on seeing the presence of KL Rahul. This team has been selected by the old selection committee only. New selectors are yet to be selected. The committee headed by Chetan Sharma was sacked by the BCCI soon after the defeat in the T20 World Cup.
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Indian team for T20 series
Hardik Pandya (c), Ishan Kishan (wk), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Suryakumar Yadav (vc), Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Sanju Samson, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Akshar Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Umran Malik , Shivam Mavi, Mukesh Kumar.
Indian team for ODI series
Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Akshar Patel, Mohammed Shami , Mohammad Siraj, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 28, 2022, 06:34 IST