Raina To Lead Indian Team Against West Indies

Gautam Gambhir will not tour the West Indies because of his injured shoulder, it was finally confirmed by the BCCI after Friday's selection committee meeting to choose the test team. But in an unfortunate development today, Yuvraj Singh has also opted out of the tour due to a respiratory infection.

Yuvraj has a small patch of pneumonitis on the left lung. Sachin Tendulkar, who had already opted out of the ODIs, will now miss the whole tour citing family commitments. With injuries Gambhir, Virender Sehwag with the subject of a shoulder operation, India will be without their two regular openers after a long time.

"Tendulkar will not play the Test series. However, he will be available for the full tour of England, that follows," said BCCI.

Suresh Raina will replace Gambhir as ODI captain. Manoj Tiwary and Shikhar Dhawan has been named the replacement batsmen. Harbhajan Singh will be Raina's deputy.

The selection meeting was attended also the new India coach Duncan Fletcher.

Test squad:

MS Dhoni (C/WK), VVS Laxman (VC), Murali Vijay, Abhinav Mukund, Rahul Dravid, Virat Kohli, Subramaniam Badrinath, Harbhajan Singh, Ishant Sharma, S Sreesanth, Amit Mishra, Pragyan Ojha, Zaheer Khan, Munaf Patel, Suresh Raina, Parthiv Patel (WK).

Limited-overs squad:

Suresh Raina (C), R Ashwin, S Badrinath, Harbhajan Singh (VC), Virat Kohli, Praveen Kumar, Amit Mishra, Munaf Patel, Parthiv Patel (WK), Yusuf Pathan, Wriddhiman Saha (WK), Ishant Sharma, Rohit Sharma, Vinay Kumar, Manoj Tiwary, Shikhar Dhawan.


Post a Comment

Search This Blog

About 4Celebrity News

4Celebrity News is the leading celebrity news information provider in the world. 4Celebrity News adds the latest celebrity news, celebrity gossips and celebrity photo gallery stills, latest updates on the Movie News.
4Celebrity News is also well known Tollywood Gossips, Bollywood Gossips and Hollywood Gossips. We at Celebrity News always put the best to all our valuable visitors with latest celebrity news, gossips and latest actress photo gallery stills.


http://4celebritynews.blogspot.com acknowledges that though we try to news is accurately, we cannot verify every time the news absolute facts we are posted. All postings may contain fact, speculation or rumours.

We found all the News and images by mining the Internet Only. If any news or images that appear on my blog are in violation of copyright law, please email us at bathularavindra@gmail.com; I can delete the post(s) 2/3 working days.... Regards