Ravindra Jadeja is probably out for the One-Day International series against West Indies beginning on Friday (July 22) and KL Rahul is far-fetched for the T20I series, to be held later in the Caribbean and the US.
According to Cricbuzz, Jadeja, named as the vice captain for the three-match ODI series, has a niggle on his knee and the clinical guidance being looked to decide the degree of earnestness of his physical issue. Shikhar Dhawan, as is notable, is the captain.
Sources inside the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have uncovered that quite possibly Jadeja (33), the star all-rounder of the group, could be refreshed for the whole ODI series, the choice relying on the safeguard to not disturb his health issue, as far as anyone knows to his left side knee.
Sources additionally said that the all rounder could be good for five-match T20I series that follow the three ODIs. The ODIs, all to be played at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad, are planned for July 22, 24 and 27.
The improvement has the public selectors and the group the board into thinking whether they need to name a delegate. Quite possibly there may not be a declaration and the choice on the vice captaincy could be passed on to mentor Rahul Dravid to settle on the spot. Different seniors in the ODI crew are Shardul Thakur and Yuzvendra Chahal.
In the meantime, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has uncovered that KL Rahul, at present going through recovery at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru, has tried COVID-positive and is far-fetched for the five-game T20I series. The series to be played across three settings – Trinidad, St Kitts and Florida (US) – is from July 29 to August 7.
Rahul as of late had a groin medical procedure in Germany. After the fruitful culmination of activity, he has returned to the NCA and has been posting pictures on his virtual account about his recovery program.
According to data, Rahul, alongside Kuldeep Yadav who also was restrictively chosen – liable to achieving full wellness, were to show up for a test at the NCA on Friday. It looks Rahul may now miss the medical test as well as the actual visit.
ODI squad: Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan (wk), Sanju Samson (wk), Ravindra Jadeja (vice-captain), Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mohd Siraj, Arshdeep Singh.
T20Is squad:Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul*, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav*, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.