We are all aware that the Indian Team is preparing for the next South Africa Tour. In order to be included in the Indian team, not just preparing the Indian players will attempt to show their best results. But now is the time for the show as a team of 17 Indians was chosen. Mohammed Shami and Shardul Thakur have returned from ODI and Virat Kohli will lead the Indian Cricket team once more. The Indian team squad of the Sri Lankan series rested Virat Kohli. He marries Bollywood’s love actress Anushka Sharma during this break. It is now back from a break and in the first match of the ODI series, it will start again.
The Preparations for the tour
In order to get the team accustomed to the situation, the Indian team had demanded the sleep conditions in South Africa. Pitching is very favorable in South Africa to the Pacers and there’s little against the batsman. Therefore, Indian pacers become tight and prepare for the series.
Some Important Points which needs your attention
- In the Indian Tour team, four pacers will be there.
- Ravindra Jadeja and Ravindran Ashwin didn’t get in the squad
The Strong Pace Attack
The Indian team concentrates on its team’s pace attack, as it seems in the Indian Team Squad selection. M.S.K. Prasad – Chairman of the Committee of Selection said that his selectors concentrated on reinforcing the Tour’s Indian Pace attack. The squad of the India Team is composed of Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, and Shardul Thakur as four main pacers. Hardik Pandya is the Indian Team Squad’s sixth or additional pacer.
Faith in the Young Spinner Twins
When they chose the Indian team, they showed their trust in the young spin twins – Yuzvendra Chahal & Kuldeep Yadav. In the final two series against New Zealand and now Sri Lanka, these two spinners have done extremely well. The economy of Yuzvendra Chahal was 4.66 and Kuldeep was 4.88 in the ODI economy. There was another spinner in the squad, Axar Patel. With an average size of 31.31 and an economy of 4.43, Axar Patel bowled. Ashwin and Jadeja showed no consideration for the ODI’s by selectors.
The Indian Team squad’s Kedhar Jadhav is back. He was out for a few reverse issues in the series against Sri Lanka. After a long break, Kl Rahul, who wrested two fifties in a row against Sri Lanka on T20, didn’t take place in the team instead of Ajinkya Rahane.
The selected Indian Team
- Virat Kohli – Captain
- Bhuvaneshwar Kumar
- Shardul Thakur
- Axar Patel
- Jasprit Bumrah
- Mohammed Shami
- Yuzvendra Chahal
- Kuldeep Yadav
- Hardik Pandya
- Dinesh Karthik
- Mahendra Singh Dhoni – the wicketkeeper
- Kedhar Jadhav
- Manish Pandey
- Shreyas Iyer
- Ajinkya Rahane
- Shikhar Dhawan
- Rohit Sharma