Team India for Sri Lanka Test series announced

The three Test matches will be played at Galle, Colombo and Kandy.
Team India enters the ground during day three of the only test match between India and Bangladesh held at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on the 11th Feb 2017. Photo by: Prashant Bhoot / BCCI/ SPORTZPICS

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India team for the Test series against Sri Lanka

The All-India Senior Selection Committee has picked the India Cricket Team for the three-match Test series against Sri Lanka.

The team is as follows:

Virat Kohli (Captain), M Vijay, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice captain), Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin, R Jadeja, W Saha (wk), Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, M Shami, Kuldeep Yadav, Abhinav Mukund.

India is set to play 3 Tests, 5 ODIs and one T20I against Sri Lanka during this series.

The three Test matches will be played at Galle, Colombo and Kandy.


S.No.

Date

Match

Venue

1

July 21-22

Warm-up

Colombo (Moratuwa)

2

July 26-30

1st Test

GICS, Galle

3

Aug 3-7

2nd Test

SSC, Colombo

4

Aug 12-16

3rd Test

PICS, Kandy

5

Aug 20

1st ODI

RDICS, Dambulla

6

Aug 24

2nd ODI

PICS, Kandy

7

Aug 27

3rd ODI

PICS, Kandy

8

Aug 31

4th ODI

RPICS, Colombo

9

Sept 3

5th ODI

RPICS, Colombo

10

Sept 6

Only T20I

RPICS, Colombo

 

Amitabh Choudhary
Acting Hony. Secretary
BCCI

BCCI Desk

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India ‘A’ teams for South Africa tour announced

Manish Pandey to captain the one-day side and Karun Nair will lead the team in four-day games

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India ‘A’ teams for South Africa tour announced

The All-India Senior Selection Committee met earlier today to select the India ‘A’ teams for the upcoming India ‘A’ tour of South Africa, 2017. India ‘A’ will play a one-day tri-series involving Australia ‘A’ and South Africa ‘A’ followed by two four-day matches against the hosts.

The teams are as follows -

One-day Team -


Mandeep Singh, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson, Manish Pandey (Captain), Deepak Hooda, Karun Nair, Krunal Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wk), Vijay Shankar, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jayant Yadav, Basil Thampi, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Siddarth Kaul.

Test Team -


PK Panchal, Abhinav Mukund, Shreyas Iyer, Ankit Bawne, Karun Nair (Captain), Sudip Chatterjee, Ishan Kishan (wk), Hanuma Vihari, Jayant Yadav, Shahbaz Nadeem, Navdeep Saini, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Aniket Choudhary, Ankit Rajpoot.

Here are the complete fixtures of India ‘A’ tour of South Africa, 2017:

S.No.

Date

Match

Venue

1st OD

July 26

India 'A' vs Australia 'A'

Groenkloof

2nd OD

July 28

South Africa 'A' vs India 'A'

Tukkies

3rd OD

July 30

South Africa 'A' vs Australia 'A'

Groenkloof

4th OD

August 1

India 'A' vs Australia 'A'

Tukkies

5th OD

August 3

South Africa 'A' vs India 'A'

Groenkloof

6th OD

August 5

South Africa 'A' vs Australia 'A'

Groenkloof

Final

August 8

TBC vs TBC

Tukkies

1st Four-day match

August 12-15

South Africa 'A' vs India 'A'

Benoni

2nd Four-day match

August 19-22

South Africa 'A' vs India 'A'

Senwes Park


BCCI

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