Mumbai: India pick fast bowler Siddarth Kaul for the five T20Is to be played in Ireland and England in June and July. Kaul is in the middle of his second successive impressive IPL season for Sunrisers Hyderabad.
The selectors it seems have decided to reward a few young faces for their good performances in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
T20I squad: Virat Kohli, Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul,Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Sidharth Kaul
ODI squad: Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Siddarth Kaul, Shardul Thakur, Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Ambati Rayudu who had been sidelined from the Indian team has been brought back. Shreyas Iyer who was part of the limited-overs team in South Africa continues to be in the squad, pacer Siddarth Kaul has been handed a maiden India call-up.