Team India: The Indian team has to play a 5-match T20 series against Australia from 23 November. For which the squad of Team India has already been announced. Whereas after this the team has to go on a tour of South Africa where a series of 2 Test, 3 ODI and 3 T20 matches will be played.
The series against South Africa is to start from December 10 and Team India’s squad can be announced very soon. At the same time, if we talk about Team India’s squad for the ODI series against South Africa, then this time many changes can be made in the team and only 6 players who played in the World Cup 2023 can be given a chance. Whereas apart from this, 9 players who are out of the team can return to the team.
6 players who played in the World Cup may get a chance
A total of 6 players can get a chance in Team India’s squad in the ODI series to be played against South Africa. Because, BCCI can give rest to the remaining players. Let us tell you that the names of players who played in the World Cup and may get a chance in this series may include the names of KL Rahul, Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur and Prasidh Krishna.
KL Rahul may get captaincy
Wicketkeeper batsman KL Rahul can be given the captaincy of Team India for the 3 ODI series against South Africa. Because, captain Rohit Sharma can be rested in this series. Whereas Team India’s vice-captain Hardik Pandya is injured due to which KL Rahul can be made the captain. At the same time, before the World Cup, KL Rahul captained Team India in 2 matches in the ODI series against Australia.
These 9 players may return
The ODI series against South Africa is to start from December 17. In this series, 9 players may return to Team India’s squad. Who was not selected in Team India’s squad for World Cup 2023. Among the players who can return against South Africa, the names of Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rishabh Pant, Tilak Verma, Sanju Samson, Akshar Patel, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh and Mukesh Kumar can be there.
Team India’s probable squad for the ODI series against South Africa
KL Rahul (captain), Ishan Kishan, Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Tilak Verma, Sanju Samson, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh, Shardul Thakur, Prasidh Krishna, Mukesh Kumar.
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