The day Virat Kohli spoke of uncertainty and lack of clarity about the availability of Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma for the Australia Test. The BCCI has provided a definitive update.
Official’s of BCCI said that Ishant has been dropped out of the tournament. Regardless of his recuperation from his side strain. He is currently approached to develop his remaining task at hand to recapture test coordinate wellness. However, the arrangement Down Under will come too early for him.
However, Rohit’s involvement still hangs in the balance as he continues his rehabilitation at the NCA and will be evaluated on 11 December. With clarity on the board’s opportunities to make it in Australia.
Kohli also said that Rohit and Ishant traveled from UAE to Australia after the IPL. Making the recovery process easier and increasing their chances of participating in the series. In any case, the BCCI has affirmed that Rohit needed to re-visitation of Mumbai after the IPL to visit his sickly dad. When his dad began working once more, Rohit went to Bangalore for recovery.
T Natarajan has been selected as backup player for Saini.
Sunrisers Hyderabad and Tamil Nadu bowler T Natarajan has been added as Navdeep Saini in India’s ODI crew. A day prior to the tournament opener in Sydney. Saini is said to have back problems.
Natarajan was initially selected as one of the four net bowlers in India’s touring party. Along with Kamlesh Nagerkoti, Karthik Tyagi and Ishan Porel. But in the T20 squad, the mystery spinner was replaced by Varun Chakraborty with a shoulder injury. The reason was excluded.
India’s ODI squad: Virat Kohli (C), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, KL Rahul (WK), Sanju Samson (WK), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Mayank Agarwal, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur, T Natarajan
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