The Indian team will visit Sri Lanka for the limited overs series in the month of July. Many young players will be seen playing in this series. In such a situation, these young players will have a good chance to prove themselves. Let us know that many senior players including Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma will leave for England for the final of the World Test Championship (WTC) and the Test series played against England. In such a situation, he will not be available on Sri Lanka tour.
Team India has to play the final match of WTC against New Zealand from 18 June and after this, a series of five Test matches against England from 4 August. For which the BCCI has already announced a 20-member team. In which 4 players have been selected as standby. In such a situation, the selectors are busy in the selection of the team going to Sri Lanka tour.
Dhawan-Shaw should be given the responsibility of the opening
Meanwhile, former Indian cricketer Akash Chopra has selected the 17-member team of Team India which can visit Sri Lanka in July. Akash Chopra said that Shikhar Dhawan should be given the command of the Indian team for the tour of Sri Lanka. Chopra also said that the Shikhar Dhawan-Prithvi Shaw duo should start batting for India. After this, Chopra said that Suryakumar Yadav and Ishaan Kishan should bat at number 4 and number 5. He further said that in the last two years we have seen that Shikhar Dhawan is batting with great responsibility. With him, I am choosing Prithvi Shaw to assume the responsibility of opening He is in good form, I think he should be at the forefront of this race.
Akash Chopra selected Hardik Pandya as the vice-captain of the Indian team
Akash Chopra has included both Pandya brothers in the team. Whereas according to him, Hardik Pandya should be the vice-captain of the Indian team. Chopra then picked RCB fast bowler Navdeep Saini and Sunrisers Hyderabad left-handed batsmen T. Natarajan, Rahul Chahar and Varun Chakraborty.
Sanju Samson and Deepak Hooda were inducted
After this Chopra also selected Sanju Samson and Deepak Hooda in the team. He argued that Samson scored a century in the 14th season of IPL and Deepak Hooda is an explosive batsman. Sanju Samson and Deepak Hooda, I will keep these two players. Sanju Samson is playing good cricket, he has also scored a century this year. Deepak Hooda has shown that he can prove to be an explosive batsman at No. 6 or No. 7 and he can also bowl a little bit.
Aakash Chopra’s Indian probable team for the Sri Lanka tour of India: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Prithvi Shaw, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Krunal Pandya, Varun Chakraborty, Sanju Samson, Deepak Hooda, Preceded Krishna, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Navdeep Saini T. Natarajan, Rahul Chahar.