Hardik, Bhuvneshwar, Shikhar return as India announce squad for ODI series against South Africa

The first ODI will be played in Dharamsala while the other two matches will be played in Lucknow and Kolkata on March 15 and 18, respectively.

Written by March 8, 2020 18:20

New Delhi: Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya and Bhuvneshwar Kumar returned to India’s ODI squad as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced the team for the upcoming South Africa series.

Hardik, Bhuvneshwar, Shikhar return as India announce squad for ODI series against South Africa

South Africa are scheduled to tour India for a three-match ODI series, starting from March 12.

India’s ODI squad: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Virat Kohli (C ), KL Rahul, Manish Pandey, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Navdeep Saini, Kuldeep Yadav, Shubman Gill.

Cricket South Africa (CSA) have already announced their squad for the series and spinner George Linde was given maiden ODI call-up.

South Africa squad: Quinton de Kock (c, wk), Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen, Faf du Plessis, Kyle Verreynne, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Jon-Jon Smuts, Andile Phehlukwayo, Lungi Ngidi, Lutho Sipamla, Beuran Hendricks, Anrich Nortje, George Linde, Keshav Maharaj, Janneman Malan.

The first ODI will be played in Dharamsala while the other two matches will be played in Lucknow and Kolkata on March 15 and 18, respectively. (ANI)