IND vs ENG: BCCI announces India’s squads for ODI and T20I series Against England: The Indian team for the three-match T20 series (ENG vs IND) to be played on the England tour has been announced. Two different teams have been selected for this series. However, Rohit Sharma has been made the captain of both teams. Due to the Test match, many key players will not be available for the first T20, but all of them will be available for the remaining two T20 games.
If we look at the squad of the first T20, there is not much change in it. The team that went to Ireland has been retained, but Rohit Sharma has returned for the captaincy. Hardik Pandya took charge of the team in Ireland. Under the leadership of Hardik, the Indian team won the series against Ireland by winning both the T20 matches.
BCCI announces India’s squads for ODI and T20I series Against England
However, the squad selected for the series’ second and third T20 matches has seen many significant changes. All players who miss the first match because of the Test match against England will be back in the last two games of the series. These include Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Ravindra Jadeja, and Jasprit Bumrah.
With the arrival of these key players, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sanju Samson, Rahul Tripathi, Venkatesh Iyer, and Arshdeep Singh have been left out of the squad for the last two T20Is.
IND vs ENG: India’s T20 squad against England
For 1st T20I: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Sanju Samson, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Hardik Pandya, Venkatesh Iyer, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, Umran Malik
For the 2nd and 3rd T20Is: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik (WK), Rishabh Pant (WK), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Umran Malik
All three matches of the T20 series will be played between India and England from July 7 to 10. The first match of the series will be played in Southampton, the second in Birmingham and the third in Nottingham.