AUS vs IND: Rohit Sharma has been added to India’s Take a look at squad.© AFP
India captain Virat Kohli will return to India from Australia after the primary Take a look at within the four-match sequence, the Board of Cricket Management in India (BCCI) mentioned in a launch on Monday. The Indian cricket board additionally confirmed that Rohit Sharma has been included within the Take a look at squad, however will probably be rested for the ODI and T20 Worldwide (T20I) sequence Down Below. Kohli had intimated the Board about his plans to return to India after the primary Take a look at within the choice committee assembly in October and has been granted paternity depart, the assertion mentioned.
“On the choice committee assembly held on October 26th, 2020, Mr Virat Kohli had knowledgeable the BCCI about his plans to return to India after the primary Take a look at in Adelaide,” the assertion mentioned. “The BCCI has granted paternity depart to the Indian captain. He’ll return after the primary Take a look at in opposition to Australia in Adelaide.”
Rohit Sharma was initially overlooked of all of the squads when the groups for the tour of Australia had been introduced, attributable to a hamstring harm suffered throughout Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.
Nonetheless, the BCCI have been monitoring his health, and have cleared him to play the Take a look at sequence.
“The BCCI Medical Workforce has been monitoring Rohit Sharma’s health and has briefed All-India Senior Choice Committee on the identical,” the assertion mentioned.
“In session with Mr Sharma, it has been determined to relaxation him for the ODIs and T20Is in Australia to regain full health and he has been included in India’s Take a look at squad for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy,” it concluded.
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