Sehwag back, Zaheer ignored for Pakistan series

Mahendra Singh Dhoni will lead the Indian cricket team for the two Twenty20 internationals and three ODIs against Pakistan from 25 December to 6 January, the selection committee announced Sunday.

The two teams clash in the first T20 on Christmas day before playing another T20 match on 28 December.

These will be followed by three one-day internationals, with the first one on 30 December, the second one on 3 January and the last one on 6 January.

The teams will play two T20 matches and three ODIs. Reuters

India T20 squad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Gautam Gambhir, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ashok Dinda, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Parvinder Awana, Piyush Chawla, Ambati Rayudu

India ODI squad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Ashok Dinda, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shami Ahmed, Amit Mishra

IANS