The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced, on Monday, the squads for India’s upcoming Test, T20I, and ODI series against Australia. India will play 3 ODIs, 4 Tests, and 3 T20Is against Australia. The tour is going to be played in safe conditions. India’s vice-captain Rohit Sharma has not been included in any of the squads. Veteran quick bowler Ishant Sharma, a regular in Test format, has not been named too. BCCI’s expressed that ‘will continue to monitor’ both players. Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma sustained injuries while playing in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).
Kolkata Knight Riders’ spinner Varun Chakravarthy has been compensated for his IPL exhibitions and got called for the briefest format.
KL Rahul has been named both vice-captain and wicket-keeper for the T20I and ODI arrangement. Sanju Samson was called for the T20I squad. Rishabh Pant has been named alongside Wriddhiman Saha for the Test matches.
Indian Cricket Team Squad for all three formats
Indian team T20I squad
Virat Kohli (Captain); KL Rahul (vice-captain and wicket-keeper); Mayank Agarwal; Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper); Shreyas Iyer; Manish Pandey; Hardik Pandya; Shikhar Dhawan; Ravindra Jadeja; Washington Sundar; Jasprit Bumrah; Mohd. Shami; Yuzvendra Chahal; Navdeep Saini; Varun Chakravarthy; Deepak Chahar.
Indian team ODI squad
Virat Kohli (Captain); KL Rahul (vice-captain & wicket-keeper); Shikhar Dhawan; Shreyas Iyer; Shubman Gill; Manish Pandey; Hardik Pandya; Mayank Agarwal; Ravindra Jadeja; Yuzvendra Chahal; Navdeep Saini; Shardul Thakur; Mohd. Shami; Kuldeep Yadav; Jasprit Bumrah.
Indian team Test squad
Virat Kohli (Captain); Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain); Mayank Agarwal; KL Rahul; Cheteshwar Pujara; Hanuma Vihari; Shubman Gill; Prithvi Shaw; Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper); Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper); Ravindra Jadeja; R. Ashwin; Jasprit Bumrah; Mohd. Shami; Umesh Yadav; Mohd. Siraj; Navdeep Saini; Kuldeep Yadav.