India is going to make a comeback in the international cricket after a long gap due to outbreak of COVID, that made stoppage on the cricketing sport. They will going to battle against with the best side of the international cricket that is Australia. Match is scheduled at the Australian soil with three match ODIs series, three T20Is and four Test matches respectively.
In this year India has played only international cricket with New Zealand side where they lost the series by clean sweep of 3-0 whereas after the break by COVID, Australia had competed against England and clinched the series by 2-1 in September. So with a losing note and this long break followed by overseas pitch it could be a tougher situation for Indian Cricket Team to tackle.
“The All-India Senior Selection Committee has added T Natarajan to India’s squad for the three-match ODI series against Australia starting Friday. Navdeep Saini complained of back spasm and Natarajan has been added as a back-up,” BCCI wrote on their official website.
India’s ODI squad: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, KL Rahul (WK), Sanju Samson (WK), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Mayank Agarwal, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur, T Natarajan.
BCCI gives update on Rohit Sharma
“Rohit Sharma is presently undergoing rehabilitation at the NCA. His next assessment will be conducted on December 11th following which the BCCI will have clarity on his participation in the upcoming Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Australia. Rohit Sharma had to come back to Mumbai after the IPL to attend his ailing father. His father is now recuperating well and that has allowed him to travel to the NCA and start his rehabilitation,” BCCI wrote on their official website.