Home > News >

India squad for Bangladesh tour announced; Suresh Raina to lead

Suresh
Suresh Raina will lead India against Bangladesh © Getty Images

May 28, 2014

India’s squad for the three-match ODI series in Bangladesh has been announced. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) made the announcement via their official Twitter handle. With MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli being rested, Suresh Raina will lead the Indian team. And the other major news is the return of Robin Uthappa in the ODI squad.

Uthappa’s sizzling form in the ongoing IPL 2014 has paved his way for the comeback. Delhi’s Kedar Jadhav too has been given a chance, while Manoj Tiwary is making a comeback. While Tiwary didn’t light up IPL 7, Kedar Jadhav experienced a wonderful 2013-14 Ranji Trophy season.

Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara has finally been considered for ODIs. This will be a very important tour for the batsman who wants to be a part of India’s squad for ICC World Cup 2015.

Young left-arm spinner Akshar Patel too has been given a chance. He has been crucial to Kings XI Punjab’s fortunes in the ongoing IPL.

While this tour has been sandwiched between the IPL and the crucial tour of England, therefore the selectors have given the youngsters a chance to prove their mettle. They have also selected Wriddiman Saha as the primary wicketkeeper.

India Squad:

Suresh Raina (c), Robin Uthappa, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ambati Rayudu, Manoj Tiwary, Kedar Jadhav, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Parvez Rasool, Akshar Patel, Vinay Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Stuart Binny, Mohit Sharma, Amit Mishra.

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 29, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

India tour of England 2014

Aug 30, 2014 (15:00 IST)   at Nottingham

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 30, 2014 (10:00 IST)   at Dambulla

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 31, 2014 (13:00 IST)   at Harare

India tour of England 2014

Sep 2, 2014 (15:00 IST)   at Birmingham

More

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 27, 2014  at Harare

South Africa won by 7 wkts

Bangladesh Tour of West Indies, 2014

Aug 27, 2014  at Basseterre, St Kitts

No result

India tour of England 2014

Aug 27, 2014  at Cardiff

India won by 133 runs

Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Aug 26, 2014  at Hambantota

Sri Lanka won by 77 runs

Zimbabwe Triangular Series, 2014

Aug 25, 2014  at Harare

Australia won by 198 runs

Photos

India vs England, 2nd ODI at Cardiff

Videos

Trent Bridge cricket ground: A small tour

Zimbabwe vs South Africa Live Cricket Score, 3rd ODI at Harare

England, take ODIs seriously if you want to win

Hiralal Gaekwad: the southpaw who lost out to Vinoo Mankad

Lord Ganesha XI: Eleven cricketers who were named after the elephant God

Suresh Raina’s new avatar on India’s tour of England 2014

Australia Australia and South Africa in Zimbabwe 2014 England England vs India England vs India 2014 India India tour of England 2014 India vs England India vs England 2014 Pakistan Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka 2014 South Africa Sri Lanka Sri Lanka vs Pakistan 2014 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Triangular Series 2014

Live Streaming Zimbabwe vs South Africa 3rd ODI at Harare: Zimbabwe Tri Series 2014

Live Scorecard Zimbabwe vs South Africa 3rd ODI at Harare: Zimbabwe Tri Series 2014

Live Cricket Score Zimbabwe vs South Africa 3rd ODI at Harare: Zimbabwe Tri Series 2014

Justice Mudgal committee files report on IPL 2013 spot-fixing probe

Sachin Tendulkar wishes fans on Ganesh Chaturthi

Tinashe Panyangara’s suspension by Zimbabwe Cricket is ludicrous

England, take ODIs seriously if you want to win

Hiralal Gaekwad: the southpaw who lost out to Vinoo Mankad

Lord Ganesha XI: Eleven cricketers who were named after the elephant God

Suresh Raina’s new avatar on India’s tour of England 2014

Fan of the Day

Niharika Shah

Niharika Shah

666 Posts | 6 Fans

12 runs in one ball

Sachin Tendulkar wishes fans on Ganesh Chaturthi

George Clooney beats Brad Pitt to be named Hollywood’s most-gracefully ageing male!

Google tests using drones to deliver goods

Crime Branch of Delhi Police files charge sheet against 6 cops

Parineeti Chopra was always afraid of experimenting with her hair!

Raja Natwarlal movie review: This con caper is enjoyable in parts

Apple iPhone 6: Everything we know so far

Ganesh Chaturthi 2014 : Prabhu Deva celebrates eco friendly Ganeshotsav this year- View pics!

Zimbabwe vs South Africa Live Cricket Score, 3rd ODI at Bulawayo

Ganesh Chaturthi 2014: Shraddha Kapoor celebrates Ganeshotsav!

Also on cricketcountry.com

Play Fantasy Cricket & Win

Cash Daily! Click here