India recently unveiled their T20I squad for the upcoming 5-match series against Australia, scheduled just four days after the Cricket World Cup 2023 final. Suryakumar Yadav has been entrusted with the captaincy, taking over from Hardik Pandya, who is sidelined due to an injury sustained during the World Cup. Despite most World Cup 2023 squad members being rested for the T20I series, notable omissions include Sanju Samson and Yuzvendra Chahal. The leg-spinner, overlooked for the World Cup as well, last featured in an ODI in January 2023, with Kuldeep Yadav preferred in the wrist-spinner role. Yuzvendra Chahal @yuzichahal November 20, 2023In a notable return, left-arm spinner Axar Patel is back in the T20I squad after missing the World Cup due to injury.
Source: dna November 21, 2023 11:05 UTC