The Indian team was announced on Friday for the ODI series against England. The BCCI announced the 18-member team by tweeting.
TEAM – Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Shreyas, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wk), KL Rahul (wk), Y Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Krunal Pandya, W Sundar, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Md. Siraj, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur.
Suryakumar Yadav, who scored a half-century in the fourth T20 against England, has got a place in the ODI team. At the same time, spin all-rounder Krunal Pandya and young fast bowler Krishna have found a place in the Indian squad of ODI series. Karnataka’s Pacer Krishna, who took 14 wickets in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, could get a chance to debut in the Indian team. Baroda captain Krunal also impressed with his performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21 season. He scored 388 runs in 5 matches at an average of 129.33, including two centuries and two half-centuries.
Suryakumar Yadav impressed everyone with a half-century in his debut
He scored a brilliant 57 off 31 balls. In this innings, he hit 3 sixes and 6 fours. Thanks to Suryakumar’s innings, India managed to defeat England by 8 runs. Suryakumar received the Man of the Match award. And now by joining the ODI team, he has got another reward.
The three-match ODI series between India and England will be played from 23 March
As per the schedule, the three ODIs of the series will be played at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. These matches will take place on 23, 26 and 28 March. All three matches will start at one and a half in the afternoon.