Indian Squad and Schedule for India vs Sri Lanka T20 Series

indian t20 team announced

The Indian Team for the upcoming Sri Lanka T20 Series has also been announced along with the team for South African Test Series. Virat Kohli rest from the Sri Lankan ODI Series has been extended for this short series too thereby Rohit Sharma will lead the Indian team in the limited series against Sri Lanka comprising 3 ODIs & 3 T20s.

Tamil Nadu Spinner Washington Sundar is included in the T20 Sereis followed by his worthy IPL performances along with Basil Thampi and Deepak Hooda.

Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami, Bbhuvaneswar Kumar and Umesh Yadav are rested keeping the long Overseas Cricketing Season along with the Spin Duo of Ravi Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja.

Rohit to captain India
Rohit Sharma & MS Dhoni will lead the young Indian Squad for Sri Lankan T20 Series

Meanwhile, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey & Dinesh Karthik retained their spot in the shortest format of the Game.

MS Dhoni is also included in the Squad as he will get some valuable game time before a long break of Cricket.

Indian Team for Sri Lanka T20 Series

Rohit Sharma (capt.), KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Basil Thampi, Jaydev Unadkat

 

Schedule T20 Series:

1st T20I: December 20, 7.00 PM – Cuttack

2nd T20I: December 22, 7.00 PM – Indore

3rd T20I: December 24, 7.00 – Mumbai

 

 

More:

INDIAN TEAM FOR SOUTH AFRICAN TEST SERIES

 

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