Rohit Sharma returns in India's Champions Trophy squad
Rohit Sharma returns in India's Champions Trophy squad
16 May, 2017, 12:58
Four years ago in 2013, an Indian team led by MS Dhoni lifted the Champions Trophy by beating hosts England.
Rohit, who has recovered from a thigh injury, made a comeback as selectors gave due weightage to his round the year performance. Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, and Ajinkya Rahane form a strong batting line up for the team.
India will start their Champions Trophy campaign against their rivals Pakistan on June 4.
"Two years is a long time to be out of ODI squad". With the help of Kohli's unbeaten 66, India had chased a meagre 119 off 15.5 overs.
Rohit, Shami come back; No surprises in Indian team for Champions Trophy for 15 members squad held in England from June 1.
India recalled fast bowler Mohamed Shami to the squad that will defend the Champions Trophy title after suspending a battle over sharing out world cricket's revenues. The seam-bowling allrounder's spot went to Hardik Pandya, while Kedar Jadhav, who made 232 runs in three innings against England, will lend support down the order on his second tour overseas.
The seventh batsman's slot is expected to be taken by Manish Pandey.
The right-arm pacer hopes that the quartet of him, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah would be able to perform well in England.
Hardik Pandya: Mumbai Indians player Pandya bagged the seam-bowling allrounder's spot. All the same, India are likely to go through selection conundrum. Meanwhile, Shami, despite being hampered by injuries, has taken 87 wickets in 47 match, at an average of 24.80 and economy 5.54.
Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad dispelled any doubts about Mahendra Singh Dhoni's future in worldwide cricket, terming him the world's best wicketkeeper right now.
"We definitely considered the name of Kuldeep". His contribution as keeper can not be matched. Our attack is one of the best in the world. He was the leading run scorer for the Indian team. He has been kept on standby along with Suresh Raina and Dinesh Karthik but in a short tournament like the Champions Trophy where a team will play five matches at the most, it is highly unlikely they will be required.
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