IND vs ZIM: KL Rahul Announced New India CAPTAIN for Zimbabwe ODIs. Check updated India Squad

Updated on: Aug 12, 2022 10:37 am IST

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    KL Rahul IND vs ZIM: In a massive breaking news update, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that KL Rahul is completely fit and has been added to the India squad for the upcoming three-match ODI series in Zimbabwe. It has also been confirmed that Rahul has replaced senior India opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan as the captain of the team for the Zimbabwe ODIs and the former will be his deputy. India will be facing Zimbabwe in the first of the three ODIs on 18 August, 2022 at the Harare Sports Club in Harare.

    IND vs ZIM: KL Rahul Announced New India CAPTAIN for Zimbabwe ODIs. Check updated India Squad

    The BCCI has announced that star batsman KL Rahul has now completely recovered from his groin injury and will be available for selection in the upcoming three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe. The right-hander has been out of competitive cricket since the conclusion of the IPL 2022 season. Rahul was scheduled to return for the recently concluded five-match T20I series against West Indies but could not make it after having tested positive for Covid-19. He has also been announced as India’s vice-captain in the T20 squad picked for the upcoming Asia Cup 2022.

    The upcoming ODI series in Zimbabwe will give KL Rahul some crucial game-time on the field before the all-important Asia Cup 2022 tournament. All the three ODIs against Zimbabwe will be played at the Harare Sports Club in Harare.

    India Squad

    KL Rahul (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan (Vice-captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishan Kishan (wk), Sanju Samson (wk), Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Prasidh Krishna, Mohd Siraj, Deepak Chahar.

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    Probable India Playing 11

    1. Shikhar Dhawan 
    2. KL Rahul (C)
    3. Shubman Gill
    4. Ishan Kishan/Rahul Tripathi
    5. Sanju Samson
    6. Deepak Hooda
    7. Axar Patel
    8. Washington Sundar
    9. Deepak Chahar/Shardul Thakur
    10. Prasidh Krishna
    11. Mohammed Siraj

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    India vs Zimbabwe Schedule

    Date Format Match Time Venue
    18 August, 2022 (Thursday) 1st ODI India vs Zimbabwe 12:45 PM IST Harare Sports Club, Harare
    20 August, 2022 (Saturday) 2nd ODI India vs Zimbabwe 12:45 PM IST Harare Sports Club, Harare
    22 August, 2022 (Monday) 3rd ODI India vs Zimbabwe 12:45 PM IST Harare Sports Club, Harare

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