Indian opener KL Rahul will likely be returning to the crew after a prolonged layoff within the 3-match ODI collection towards Zimbabwe which is able to start on August 18.
He underwent surgical procedure after the IPL 2022 season and was recovering throughout the dwelling collection towards South Africa. Forward of the tour of the West Indies, Rahul contracted covid-19 and was dominated out.
The Karnataka batter will lastly don the blue jersey as soon as for the ODI collection towards Zimbabwe. Rahul will even lead the aspect whereas Shikhar Dhawan will act as his deputy.
“The BCCI Medical Group has assessed KL Rahul and cleared him to play within the upcoming three-match ODI collection in Zimbabwe. The All-India Senior Choice Committee has appointed him the captain of the aspect and named Shikhar Dhawan as his deputy,” the assertion from BCCI learn.
In the meantime, Rishabh Pant, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, and Ravindra Jadeja have been rested for the tour. The likes of Deepak Hooda and Rahul Tripathi get an opportunity to showcase their abilities on the most important stage.
Deepak Chahar additionally returns to the aspect after being dominated out simply weeks away from the IPL 2022 season. He’s more likely to accomplice with the likes of Avesh Khan and Prasidh Krishna within the tempo assault.
India’s squad for 3 ODIs:
KL Rahul (Captain) Shikhar Dhawan (vice-captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mohd Siraj, Deepak Chahar.