Andhra CA official Rangaraju is manager for Zim

Mumbai: Andhra Cricket Association vice president G V K Rangaraju has been appointed as the manager of the Indian team on its upcoming visit to Zimbabwe, according to Cricket Board sources.

"The team is to depart from Mumbai on late May 25 night," the sources said.

In the absence of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who has been rested for the tour along with quite a few other regulars, Suresh Raina would lead the team.

The squad would be involved in a triangular ODI series with Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe from May 28 before playing two T20 Internationals against the hosts on June 12 and 13.