Raj Express The New Zealand trip of India will start through the future 24th, which is why the Indian T20 group was launched. With the India A team's shadow tour coinciding with the seniors' visit, it gives the selectors an option to draft players on SOS basis if the need arises.
For the reserve batsman, Bangar mentioned Prithvi Shaw's name, though the Mumbai player was pulled out of the India "A" tour owing to an injury he suffered during a Ranji Trophy game.
Mumbai: With the scheduled return of versatile Hardik Pandya delayed after failing the fitness test, India's limited overs teams are unlikely to be tinkered with much for the next six-week tour of New Zealand.
All-rounder Vijay Shankar has been picked as replacement and is headed to New Zealand where the team will play two 50-over warm-up games, three List A games and two four-day unofficial Tests. In contrast to the senior staff, A staff, which Pandya was once part of, don't behavior the necessary Yo-Yo Check, which all of the extra places Pandya's participation for the New Zealand sequence underneath the scanner. However, Pandya was unable to pass the number of fitness tests that are required to be cleared.
It will be interesting to note if the ODI team is an extension of the T20 squad.
First, Hardik got injured during the Asia Cup 2018 but recovered and made a comeback to play the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019, followed by World Cup 2019.
Hardik Pandya Fitness News - If the selectors choose a technically strong player, then Ajinkya Rahane can return.
Surya and Sanju Samson are both in Team A. KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan, who are in the reckoning from the spot of the second opener batted in the nets for an extended period.
It will also have to be seen whether Navdeep Saini will get a chance in this two-match Test series alongside Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, and Kuldeep Yadav and who will be the third spinner in the side alongside Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja?