India Tour Of West Indies 2019 Squad and Schedule Announced: So finally the Indian Cricket Team’s squad for the West Indies tour has been announced here in Mumbai after the meeting of the Selection Committee on 21st of July 2019.
Indian Cricket Team is going on its first tour after an upset at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 where it was eliminated in the Semi-Final against the Kiwis. India will play 3 ODIs, 3 T20Is and 2 Test Match Series.
The Tour will start on the 3rd of August and will continue till the 3rd of September. There were speculations that Virat Might skip this tour as part of rest but he made it clear that he will be available for the tour.
There were rumors that the Captaincy will be split between Rohit and Virat but this was just a Rumour and there was no reality in it. Virat Kohli will lead the Indian Cricket Team for ODIs, T20Is and Test Matches too.
MS Dhoni Included?
The Captain Cool MS Dhoni is not available for the West Indies Tour because he joined his Para Miltary Regiment and stated that he will not be available for 2 Months. So he is missing in the ODIs and T20Is Squads. Rishab Pant will be India’s Wicket Keeper batsman for the ODIs and T20Is.
Hardik and Bumrah?
So this is a piece of bad news as both Hardik Pandya and Jasprith Bumrah has been rested. Hardick will be missing the whole tour but Jasprit Bumrah will join the test team after the commencement of the ODIs and T20Is.
What About Shikhar Dhawan?
So it’s good news that the mighty Indian Opener Shikhar Dhawan will be joining the squads for the whole tour! As we all knew Mr. Dhawan was injured during the world cup and it was the biggest setback for India as he was in good form and even Shikhar Dhawan is leading scorer for India at the biggest level.
India Tour Of West Indies 2019 Squad and Schedule Announced:
So let me put down the exact squad list for the ODIs, T20Is, and Test respectively in this very post on India Tour Of West Indies 2019 Squad and Schedule Announced.
India’s T20Is Squad For West Indies 2019
India’s squad for 3 T20Is: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (WK), Krunal Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Rahul Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini
India’s ODIs Squad For West Indies 2019
India’s squad for 3 ODIs: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kedar Jadhav, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Navdeep Saini
India’s Test Squad For West Indies 2019
India’s squad for 2 Tests: Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (VC), Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul, C Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant (WK) Wriddhiman Saha (WK), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav
India Tour Of West Indies Schedule 2019
Indian Cricket Team is going to play 3 ODIs, 3 T20Is and 2 Test series in the West Indies. Till now we all knew about the squads, but now let’s have a look at the complete schedule of this tour.
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