India vs New Zealand: Hosts retain squad for final two ODIs, Suresh Raina ruled out

Suresh Raina was Monday ruled out of the remaining two ODIs against New Zealand after failing to recover from viral fever as India decided not to make any change to the squad

PTI October 24, 2016 16:33:14 IST
India vs New Zealand: Hosts retain squad for final two ODIs, Suresh Raina ruled out

New Delhi: Suresh Raina was Monday ruled out of the remaining two ODIs against New Zealand after failing to recover from viral fever as India decided not to make any change to the squad that has taken a 2-1 lead in the ongoing five-ODI series.

India vs New Zealand Hosts retain squad for final two ODIs Suresh Raina ruled out

India have gone with an unhanged squad. AP

"The All-India Senior Selection Committee has decided to retain the same 14-member squad for the remaining two matches of the five-match Paytm ODI Trophy against New Zealand," the BCCI said in a statement.

"Suresh Raina is still to regain his full fitness and has been ruled out of the remainder of the series."

India lead the series 2-1 after winning the third match last night in Mohali.

The remaining two matches are scheduled to be held in Ranchi (26 October) and Visakhapatnam (29 October .)

The Squad: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (C), Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Amit Mishra, Jasprit Bumrah, Dhawal Kulkarni, Umesh Yadav, Mandeep Singh, Kedar Jadhav.

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