Team India Leaves For Colombo for Nidahas Trophy
Team India leaves to Colombo for the Nidahas Trophy- a T20 tri series played between India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The India contingent looked relaxed and rearing with confidence to take on Sri Lanka and the Bangladesh.
— BCCI (@BCCI) March 4, 2018
The squad was announced earlier with Captain Virat Kohli, India’s best wicket keeper MS Dhoni and the seaming all-rounder Hardik Pandya and the wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav being rested.
Rohit Sharma who also captained against the T20 series against Sri Lanka at home and in the series decider against South Africa recently is given the responsibility of the team once again with Shikhar Dhawan as the vice-captain.
This will be a test for India’s lower middle order and the bowling unit as a whole as all the regular players have been rested.
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Mohammad Siraj, Rishabh Pant (wk)