A video news report of the announcement of the Indian team for the first three One-Day Internationals (ODIs) against England starting January 11.
India opener Virender Sehwag, who has gone through a slump in form in recent times, was dropped from the squad. He was earlier left out of the XI that beat Pakistan in an ODI on January 6.
Saurashtra batsman Cheteshwar Pujara, following an impressive run in the longer format, was picked in the squad.
Pacers Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shami Ahmed who impressed during the three-match ODI series also get an opportunity in the upcoming series.
Squad: MS Dhoni (c &wk), Gautam Gambhir, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Suresh Raina, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Amit Mishra, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ashok Dinda, Shami Ahmed.
The Ashes 2013-14
Dec 5, 2013 (05:31 IST) at Adelaide
Pakistan vs Afghanistan in UAE, 2013
Dec 8, 2013 (21:30 IST) at Sharjah
India in South Africa 2013
Dec 8, 2013 (13:30 IST) at Durban
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka in UAE, 2013-14
Dec 11, 2013 (21:30 IST) at Dubai
West Indies tour of New Zealand 2013-14
Dec 11, 2013 (03:00 IST) at Wellington
Dec 5, 2013 at Johannesburg
South Africa won by 141 runs
Dec 3, 2013 at Dunedin
Pakistan in South Africa 2013
Nov 30, 2013 at Centurion
South Africa won by 4 wkts
Nov 27, 2013 at Port Elizabeth
Pakistan won by 1 run
West Indies in India 2013
Nov 27, 2013 at Kanpur
India won by 5 wkts
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