Ajinkya Rahane-led India will play three ODIs and two T20Is on this tour © IANS
Ajinkya Rahane-led India will play three ODIs and two T20Is on this tour © IANS

Harare: The Ajinkya Rahane-led Indian cricket team arrived here for the limited overs series against hosts Zimbabwe starting July 10. The senior-most member of the 15-member squad, Harbhajan Singh tweeted about the team’s grand welcome at a city hotel late last night. “Arrived in Harare Zimbabwe. Good to be back and see the local drum players welcoming us at the hotel.good night india,” Harbhajan wrote on Twitter. READ: Ajinkya Rahane: ‘I’ve taken MS Dhoni’s feedback in a positive manner’

India, who have sent a second string-side to the African nation with senior players opting to rest, will play three ODIs and two T20 matches. Meanwhile, Indian bath assets and sanitary ware brand Prayag has bagged the title sponsorship of the India vs Zimbabwe three-match One-Day International series to be played in Harare July 10 onwards. READ: Ajinkya Rahane: Will just look to keep things simple

“It is a matter of great pride for us to be the title sponsor for this series. Cricket is like a religion in India and offers a great platform to connect with millions of cricket lovers in the country. This tour will be important for the young guns in India. The fight for a place in the full-strength squad will make the series interesting,” Prayag India CMD VK Aggarwal said on Saturday. READ: Manish Pandey: My goal is to be in the Indian side for a long time