The form is not with Virat Kohli at all. Centuries have not there for a long time, recently added runs. It rumored in the last few days to pull Kohli out of that row, to send him to Zimbabwe, the second-string team that India will send on the tour.
However, after the squad was announced, the rumors remained rumours. Kohli did not get a place in the squad for the tour of Zimbabwe. The Indian board has also rested captain Rohit Sharma from this series.
Shikhar Dhawan will lead the announced 15-member squad for the tour of Zimbabwe. Under his leadership, India recently won the series 3-0 at the Windies ground.
Deepak Chahar and spinner Kuldeep Yadav have returned from injury in this team. Chahar was sidelined for the last six months due to injury.
Couldn’t play in IPL either. And Yadav returned to the team after recovering from wrist injury.
Meanwhile, Lokesh Rahul, who underwent sports hernia surgery recently and was infected with Corona, was not included in the team.
There is a new face in this team, Rahul Tripathi has been called up to the national team for the first time.
Bangladesh is now located on the soil of Zimbabwe. T20 series started yesterday. Then there will be a one-day match.
Which will end on August 10. After that, Zimbabwe will have to play against India again on August 18.
The first of this three ODI series will be on August 18. After that, the remaining two ODIs of the series will be on August 20 and 22.
Indian squad for Zimbabwe tour-
Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishaan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Akshar Patel, Abesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mohammad Siraj, Deepak Chahar.🔱