In a clever move by the new selection committee, inclusion has been made of full-on experienced team with the recommendation by the newly appointed skipper Virat Kohli. Team for the upcoming ODI and T20 series against England has been declared today and Yuvraj Singh is one of the most important inclusions in the ODI squad.
Virat Kohli has also been given the responsibility to lead Indian team in all the three formats of the game subsequent to Dhoni’s decision of stepping back from the captaincy of the one day team.
The time will see the newly appointed skipper Virat Kohli leading the team for the upcoming one day series and thereafter with some of the big guns playing under him. Likes of Dhoni, Yuvraj will make the team even stronger as the budding players like KL Rahul will make the most of this opportunity of sharing the dressing room with such greats.
Middle order will see Yuvraj, Dhoni, Kohli that can be seen as backbone for the Indian team along with Rahane, Dhawan as openers.
Team for 3 ODIs: Virat (C), MSD (wk), Rahul, Shikhar, Manish, Kedar, Yuvraj, Ajinkya, Pandya, Ashwin, Jadeja, Mishra, Bumrah, Bhuvi, Umesh
In the T20 team Nehra, Yuvraj, Rohit Sharma have made a comeback and T20 has Rishab Pant as the young fac who can make his mark in the Indian team.
Team for 3 T20Is: Virat (Capt), MSD (wk), Mandeep, Rahul, Yuvraj, Raina, Rishabh, Pandya, Ashwin,Jadeja,Chahal,Manish, Bumrah, Bhuvi, Nehra