Sports desk , Edited By: Roshni Singh , Updated on: 25 Dec 2022, 12:24:43 PM
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- T20 series will be of 3 matches between India and Sri Lanka
- T20 series starting from January 3
- Rohit Sharma is still unfit
India vs Sri Lanka T20 Series 2023: Sri Lankan team is coming on Indian tour in January 2023. The three-match T20 series is starting between India and Sri Lanka from January 3. BCCI will soon announce Team India for this series. According to media reports, Rohit Sharma, the regular captain of Team India will remain unfit in this series as well. In such a situation, Hardik Pandya can be handed over the captaincy against Sri Lanka. At the same time, KL Rahul can also be out of the series.
A BCCI source has told PTI, ‘As of now it does not look like Rohit Sharma’s finger will be fine before the T20 series against Sri Lanka. In such a situation, Hardik will captain the team. As far as KL Rahul is concerned, his days in T20 are now numbered. The BCCI source has also told that the selection of Team India for the limited overs format against Sri Lanka will be done by the old selection committee headed by Chetan Sharma.
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The Chetan Sharma-led selection committee was sacked after the T20 World Cup. Although the new selection committee has not been formed till now, due to which only the old committee will announce Team India in the upcoming series.
KL Rahul can get leave
Actually, KL Rahul is going to tie the knot soon. He will tie the knot with Athiya Shetty, daughter of Bollywood star Sunil Shetty. It is believed that both can get married only in January. In such a situation, KL Rahul will not be able to appear in this series.
Rahul’s poor form in T20 this year
KL Rahul has had a very poor performance in international cricket this year. This year he has been able to play only two-four innings well. Rahul’s last 6 T20 innings score has been 5, 51, 50, 9, 9, 4.
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First Published : 25 Dec 2022, 12:24:43 PM
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