On 15th February 2019 BCCI announced team against Australia for the T20’s and ODI series In India. The BCCI committee member Mr.Amitabh Choudhary(Acting Hon. Secretary)announced the team for upcoming ODI’s and also for 2 T20’s. The Committee made some changes in the both T20 and ODI teams.
Indian team for T20 series
The BCCI committee announced the team against Australia for 2 T20 matches which will be held on 24th and 27th of February 2019. Captain Virat Kohil is back into team to lead the team. And also MS Dhoni also retain the spot in the T20 squad. The Selectors made some changes in the team. They given rest to Kuldeep Yadav,considering the recent workload. And also they have given rest to Bhuvneshwar Kumar for the T20 series. The BCCI given the chances to young guys like Mayank Markande,Siddharth Kaul. Three wicket keepers are included in the squad. Umesh yadan also back into T20 series squad.
India’s T20I squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Vijay Shankar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Siddharth Kaul, Mayank Markande.
BCCI announced ODI team
BCCI announced the ODI team also along with the T20 squad. But the committee announced two teams for the 5 ODI series against Australia. For the 2 ODI’s they have given rest to Bhuvneshwar Kumar and replaced his place with Siddharth Kaul. They left the wicket keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik for the whole ODI series. Because they want to give more chance to Rishabh Pant for upcoming ICC world Cup event. For the next 3 ODI’s again Bhuvneshwar Kumar will replace in Siddharth Kaul
India’s squad for 1st and 2nd ODI:
Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, Siddharth Kaul, KL Rahul
India’s squad for remaining three ODIs:
Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, MS Dhoni (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant