Indian cricket workforce skipper Virat Kohli and teen Rishabh Pant have been among the six India gamers included in the Asia XI which can tackle the World XI aspect on the Mujibur Rahman Centenary series. The two-match T20 series will happen on the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka on March 18 and 21. The different India cricketers who have been included in the squad are Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami and Kuldeep Yadav. While Rahul can be accessible for only one match, Kohli’s choice for the matches can be determined later. Considering the hectic schedule of the Indian workforce, it stays to be seen if Kohli makes him accessible for the video games in Dhaka.
Team India is presently in the center of a full tour of New Zealand which ends on March 4. Per week later, India will host a 3-match ODI series against South Africa starting March 12 in Dharamsala. The second recreation can be performed in Lucknow on March 15 and third in Kolkata on March 18. The IPL additionally begins on March 29.
If the primary T20 in Dhaka is held on March 18, then Kohli can’t play that recreation as he can be on nationwide responsibility.
For Bangladesh, Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mustafizur Rahman will participate in the series whereas Nepal spinner Sandeep Lamichhane additionally discovered a spot in the 15-member squad.
Asia XI: KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Tamim Iqbal, Virat Kohli, Liton Das, Rishabh Pant, Mushfiqur Rahim, Thisara Perera, Rashid Khan, Mustafizur Rahman, Sandeep Lamichhane, Lasith Malinga, Mohammed Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
NOTE: KL Rahul accessible for one match, Virat Kohli’s choice topic to affirmation.
(With PTI inputs)