Kolkata, 9 May: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly said on Sunday that the Indian team, which feeds the top players, would visit Sri Lanka in July for a limited-overs bilateral series. Big names like captain Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma will not be part of the tour as they will be busy in the five-match Test series in England. Chris Gayle responded to the shirtless Twitter post of the former England captain.
“We have planned a white ball series for the senior men’s team during the month of July, where they will play T20 Internationals and ODIs,” Ganguly said. PTI In a conversation. Jaydev Unadkat wins even after reaching the final of ICC World Test Championship.
Asked how India would separate the two teams, Ganguly said it would be a separate side, which would be nonexistent from the organization being held in the United Kingdom at that time. The former India captain said, “Yes, it will be a team of white ball specialists. It will be a different team.”
Sri Lanka will have at least 5 T20 Internationals and perhaps three ODIs. India’s tour of England will end on September 14 and the BCCI would like to prepare Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Yuzvendra Chahal for the match despite the IPL remaining schedule deadline.
The BCCI source said, “The BCCI president is very keen that all our top players are ready for the match and since England does not have a white ball in the month of July, it can be put to good use.” PTI Explaining the reasoning behind the tour. For Kohli and Sharma, they do not need to come from the UK, which has some tough quarantine rules.
“Technically, in the month of July, none of India’s senior teams are playing matches. Intakequade games will be played in the Test team.” Missing puzzle in selection puzzle. ”
This would give the team a chance to experiment, as would it be Chahal, Rahul Chahar or Rahul Tewatia for the leg-break bowler, if Chetan Sakaria could be tried as a left-handed substitute, whether Devadatta Padikkal or Shreyas Iyer by then Gets fit to play It should not be forgotten that Prithvi Shaw’s international career could get a boost from this white ball tournament, with Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan also getting a chance to stake their claims.
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