Zimbabwe have been handled one other blow as their common skipper Craig Ervine is ready to overlook the upcoming three-match ODI collection in opposition to India. Ervine is but to recuperate from his left hamstring tear. Aside from him, the hosts will likely be with out speedster Blessing Muzarabani, who has a thigh muscle tear. Zimbabwe may also miss Wellington Masakadza and Tendai Chatara as the previous has suffered a collarbone fracture whereas the latter has a shoulder damage.
Chakabva will likely be main the aspect within the absence of Ervine and this will likely be an incredible likelihood for the kids to shine in opposition to a top quality Indian aspect. The Zimbabwe aspect put out a spirited effort in opposition to Bangladesh not too long ago and received the three-match ODI collection 2-1 on the again of centuries from Sikandar Raza within the first two video games.
The three-match ODI collection begins on the 18th of August and can go till the twenty second of August. In the meantime, Shikhar Dhawan was all set to guide India within the absence of the regulars, nonetheless, KL Rahul has been declared match and has returned to the aspect because the captain, with Dhawan named as his deputy. This will likely be a significant enhance for India contemplating that Rahul has been picked up within the Indian squad for the Asia Cup.
Rahul final performed for India in a world match in opposition to West Indies in Ahmedabad in February this yr and he will likely be seeking to get some runs below his belt with the massive tournaments developing.
Zimbabwe ODI squad for India Sequence
Ryan Burl, Regis Chakabva (c), Tanaka Chivanga, Bradley Evans, Luke Jongwe, Harmless Kaia, Takudzwanashe Kaitano, Clive Madande, Wessely Madhevere, Tadiwanashe Marumani, John Masara, Tony Munyonga, Richard Ngarava, Victor Nyauchi, Sikandar Raza, Milton Shumba, Donald Tiripano
India Squad: KL Rahul (c) Shikhar Dhawan (vc), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mohd Siraj, Deepak Chahar.