India Tour Of West Indies T20I Squad Announced: Rohit Sharma To Lead As KL Rahul Returns, No Virat Kohli
India Tour Of West Indies T20I Squad Announced - Rohit Sharma To Lead As KL Rahul Returns, No Virat Kohli (Twitter)

India Tour Of West Indies T20I Squad Announced: Rohit Sharma will lead India in the upcoming T20I series against West Indies as KL Rahul makes a comeback to the Indian side after missing out on the tour of England due to injury. Rahul’s inclusion is subject to passing a fitness test along with Kuldeep Yadav who has also been included in the team.

Virat Kohli has been excluded from the team on expected lines with Jasprit Bumrah also not a part of the side for the T20I series against West Indies. Ravichandran Ashwin has been named in the squad while Umran Malik misses out on a spot as the selectors decided to stick with Arshdeep Singh.

The five-match T20I series is set to start on Friday, July 29 at the Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad.

Full Squad: Rohit Sharma (C), I Kishan, KL Rahul*, Suryakumar Yadav, D Hooda, S Iyer, D Karthik, R Pant, H Pandya, R Jadeja, Axar Patel, R Ashwin, R Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav*, B Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.

*Inclusion of KL Rahul & Kuldeep Yadav is subject to fitness.

India’ Schedule For Five-Match T20I Series

  • West Indies vs India – Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad 0n 29 July, 2022
  • West Indies vs India – Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts 0n 1st August, 2022
  • West Indies vs India – Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts 0n 2nd August, 2022
  • West Indies vs India – Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida 0n 6th August, 2022
  • West Indies vs India – Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida 0n 7th August, 2022