Cheteshwar Pujara out of Team India (PC-AFP)
New Delhi, Team India has been announced for the Test and ODI series to be held on the West Indies tour. The big news is that Cheteshwar Pujara has been dropped from the Test team. Cheteshwar Pujara was failing in the final of the World Test Championship, after which his exit from the team was believed to be certain. In his place, Rituraj Gaikwad has been entered in the Test team. At the same time, fast bowlers Mukesh Kumar and Navdeep Saini have also come in the Test team. Mohammed Shami has been rested.
Left-handed batsman Yashasvi Jaiswal has also got a place in the Test team. Let us tell you that this talented player was taken to England as a reserve opener for the World Test Championship final. Although he was not included in the main squad. But now Yashasvi Jaiswal has been included in the Indian squad for the West Indies tour.
Indian Test team against West Indies
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Rituraj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ajinkya Rahane, KS Bharat, Ishan Kishan, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, Mohammad Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat and Navdeep Saini .
Sanju Samson-Umran Malik back in ODI team
India’s ODI team has also been announced. The big news is that Sanju Samson has returned to the ODI team. On the other hand, Umran Malik has also made a comeback in the team. Apart from this, Mukesh Kumar is also included in the ODI team. Jaydev Unadkat has returned to the ODI team.
Indian ODI squad for West Indies series
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Rituraj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Panjdya, Shardul Thakur, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammad Siraj, Umran Malik and Mukesh Kumar.