BCCI have announced 15-man squad for the forthcoming series against West Indies. The side is all set to play five one day internationals and solitary T20 game. Virat Kohli will resumed his captaincy duties for the series while India are without their Head Coach as Anil Kumble resigned with immediate effect following India’s defeat against Pakistan in the finals of ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
Rohit Sharma and Jaspreet Bumrah are rested for the series while Rishabh Pant and Kuldeep Yadav are included in the squad for the series. Both the players performed well in this year Indian Premier League while playing for their respective franchises. Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh are included as India batting arsenal will once again be required to score big runs against a weak West Indies side.
India Squad for tour of West Indies 2017: Virat Kohli(captain), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Shami, Umesh Yadav,Yuvraj Singh, Kedar Jadhav, Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (wk), , Hardik Pandya, , Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav.