The 15-man Indian squad has been announced for the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe. Former India captain Virat Kohli was also rested for this ODI series against Zimbabwe. It was said that Virat Kohli will play in this ODI series so that he will be able to get back his form, but it could not happen. After this, now Virat Kohli will be seen playing for the Indian team in the Asia Cup itself. Senior opener Lokesh Rahul got injured again and was ruled out of the ODI series against Zimbabwe next month due to a hamstring injury.
Shikhar Dhawan will once again captain the Indian team in the ODI series against Zimbabwe as Rohit Sharma has also been rested for this series. Dhawan had recently captained the three-match ODI series against the West Indies and the Indian team won 3-0. Rahul Tripathi has been included in the Indian team for the first time for this ODI series against Zimbabwe. At the same time, Washington Sundar and Deepak Chahar have returned to the Indian ODI team. Kuldeep Yadav has also been included in the Indian ODI team.
In the ODI series against Zimbabwe, many veteran players of the team have been rested, including captain Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer. Let us tell you that the first match of the three-match ODI series between India and Zimbabwe will be played on August 18, while the second and third matches will be played on August 20 and 22.