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India squad for Bangladesh T20I, Test series announced, Kohli rested in shortest format

BCCI's selection committee on Thursday announced the Indian squad for upcoming T20I and Test series against Bangladesh. Regular captain Virat Kohli has been rested in the shortest format and Rohit Sharma has been named as the skipper of the Indian team. Kohli will however continue to lead the side in the Test. Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been rested for both formats.

Oct 24, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

India vs West Indies: India announce 12-man squad for 2nd Test, Hanuma Vihari-Mayank Agarwal sidelined

The Indian team on Thursday announced a 12-man squad for the second and final Test match against West Indies, which is scheduled to start on October 12 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. 

Oct 11, 2018, 12:00 PM IST

Virat Kohli to lead India, Shikhar Dhawan axed for 2-match Test series against West Indies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India announced a 15-man Indian team for the two-Test home series against West Indies on Saturday. Virat Kohli, who was rested for the Asia Cup, will resumes captaincy in the Test series. 

Sep 29, 2018, 21:39 PM IST

Shikhar Dhawan released from Team India's squad for first three ODIs against Australia

Dhawan also withdrew midway from the Sri Lanka series to be with his mother who was unwell at that time.

Sep 14, 2017, 15:22 PM IST

'RCB boys get quota for Indian team', Twitter mocks ODI team selection against Australia

The Men in Blue will play 5 ODIs and 3 T20Is against Steve Smith's Australia, with the opening match of the tour takin place on September 17.

Sep 11, 2017, 14:02 PM IST

Ravindra Jadeja posts cryptic tweet post IND-AUS series snub, deletes it later

Spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was another notable ommission alongside Jadeja as both continued to be rested by the selectors in the latest 16-member squad for the series starting September 17. 

Sep 11, 2017, 13:17 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh ignored; R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja rested for India's first three ODIs against Australia

Yuvraj Singh, who was not in the squad for the Sri Lanka series, was expected to return after chief selector MSK Prasad had said that the southpaw was rested, not dropped. 

Sep 10, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Complete list of schedule, fixtures, timings, squads and venue

The two teams will lock horns in an one-off T20 International which will be played at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on September 6.

Jul 20, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

IPL hype, public opinion not enough for picking ODI squad: BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad​

Quizzed about Sanju Samson and Basil Thampi, Prasad said that these guys need A team exposure.

May 09, 2017, 19:34 PM IST

It was MS Dhoni's idea to keep 5 players on stand-by for Champions Trophy: BCCI

Soon after BCCI announced the 15-man squad for Champions Trophy, a 5-man stand-by list of players was also revealed. 

May 09, 2017, 16:59 PM IST

Ricky Ponting calls for Mumbai Indians' Nitish Rana's inclusion in India squad

The 23-year-old began IPL10 in a blaze of runs, scoring three half-centuries in his first six innings to emerge as one of the surprise packets of the ongoing tenth edition of the tournament.

May 07, 2017, 14:56 PM IST

Dharmsala Test: Mohammed Shami likely to be included in squad for last match, says captain Virat Kohli

Coach Anil Kumble had decided to offload all-rounder Hardik Pandya ahead of the Ranchi Test without naming a replacement, with India sticking to just 15 men in the squad instead of 16.

Mar 20, 2017, 21:29 PM IST

Murali Vijay, KL Rahul India's prime openers with Abhinav Mukund as back-up: Anil Kumble

Kumble said the opening slot was not a grave concern and call to Tamil Nadu batsman Abhinav Mukund was a back-up plan.

Feb 07, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

India vs Bangladesh: Selection committee meeting delayed by 6 hrs as Amitabh Chaudhary barred

It was around 12 noon Chaudhary was told that he has to wait as he is eligible to attend the meeting.

Jan 31, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Parvez Rasool: From terror suspect to bagging spot in Indian cricket team - Kashmiri boy's incredible journey

Parvez Rasool and Amit Mishra were called up in India's squad for T20 series against England, replacing Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja.

Jan 23, 2017, 22:01 PM IST

Mahi-Yuvi set to enthrall fans with 'fearless brand of cricket' once again, says Yuvraj Singh

Having been an integral part of the Dhoni-led World Cup winning teams (2007 and 2011), Yuvraj was very respectful of his contribution to Indian cricket as a player and a captain.

Jan 09, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

Rishabh Pant celebrates India call-up with a breezy 14-ball 43-run knock at T20 Cup

Batting first, Tata Sports Club posted a decent 149-5 in 20 overs.

Jan 06, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

Right time for Virat Kohli to take over captaincy from MS Dhoni, says R Ashwin

On the future in view of Dhoni stepping down, he recalled how Sourav Ganguly, in early 2000's, had ushered in an era of a "fighting spirit" during which phase Dhoni began to rise.

Jan 06, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

India vs England squad: Super-excited Yuvraj Singh commits a Gaffe on twitter

Yuvraj last feature for India in an ODI on December 11, 2013 against South Africa at Centurion.

Jan 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST

Rested for England series, 'yet-to-be-fit' Rohit Sharma eyes comeback against Australia

The Test series against the Kangaroos will start from February 23.

Jan 06, 2017, 18:31 PM IST