Sehwag, Gambhir and Zaheer named in India A squad to face West Indies A

Virender Sehwag (left) and Zaheer Khan (right) have been selected in the India A squad for the second and third four-day matches against West Indies A. Yuvraj Singh will lead the one-day and T20 teams © AFP

Sep 10, 2013

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the India A squads for the matches against West Indies A. The West Indies will tour India in November for two Tests and five One-Day International (ODI) series.

The BCCI’s All-India Senior Selection Committee met at Vishakhapatnam on Tuesday and announced the teams for the three one-day matches, one Twenty20 match and three four-day matches. The announcement was made by a press release posted on the official website of the BCCI.

Yuvraj Singh will lead the one-day and T20 teams, while Cheteshwar Pujara will lead the four-day sides. Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Irfan Pathan, Zaheer Khan and Unmukt Chand are also in the squads announced.

The trio of Sehwag, Gambhir and Zaheer find themselves in the squad for the second and third four-day games.

India ‘A’ squad for the three one-day games and one T20 game against West Indies ‘A’

Yuvraj Singh (c), Unmukt Chand, Robin Uthappa, Baba Aparajith, Kedar Jadhav, Naman Ojha (wk), Yusuf Pathan, Irfan Pathan, Jaydev Unadkat, Praveen Kumar, Sumit Narwal, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mandeep Singh, Rahul Sharma.

India ‘A’ squad for the first four-day match against West Indies ‘A’

Cheteshwar Pujara (c), Jiwanjot Singh, K.L. Rahul, Manpreet Juneja, Rajat Paliwal, Harshad Khadiwale, Parvez Rasool, Bhargav Bhatt, Ishwar Chand Pandey, Mohammed Shami, Ashoke Dinda, Rohit Motwani  (wk), Dhawal Kulkarni, Paras Dogra.

India ‘A’ squad for the second and third four-day games against West Indies ‘A’

Cheteshwar Pujara (c), Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Sheldon Jackson, Abhishek Nayar, Paras Dogra, Uday Kaul (wk), Parvez Rasool, Bhargav Bhatt, Dhawal Kulkarni, Zaheer Khan, Ishwar Chand Pandey, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Kaif.