new Delhi: At the beginning of the new year, the Sri Lankan team is going to tour India. Where the T20 series will start from January 3. After three T20 matches, India has to play ODI series of the same number of matches against the team led by Dasun Shanaka. fast bowler Jasprit BumrahJasprit Bumrah) and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja (Ravindra Jadeja) are available for selection. According to the news of Inside Sports, Jaddu and Bumrah will be rested from the T20 series. Both will be available during the ODI series starting on 10 January.
The selection committee headed by Chetan Sharma has to announce the Indian team for the series against Sri Lanka today. This committee was dismissed in view of the poor performance in the T20 World Cup. However, due to non-constitution of the new selection committee, the responsibility of choosing the series against Sri Lanka has been given to Chetan Sharma & Co.
A BCCI official told the website, “Rohit is yet to be 100 percent fit. We do not want to take any kind of risk regarding his injury. Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah are also at the National Cricket Academy at this time. Both are currently fit and will be available for selection in the team if they pass the fitness test. However, considering the workload of ODIs, it is natural that both will return from the ODI series against Sri Lanka. T20 is not in focus at the moment.
Please tell that in the year 2023, India’s focus is on Test and ODI cricket. Rohit Sharma’s eyes will be on good performance in the Test series against Australia in February. The performance in this series will pave the way for the final of the World Test Championship to be held in June. At the end of this year, Team India has to play the ODI World Cup on Indian soil only.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 27, 2022, 06:15 IST