India vs Australia: Ravi Shastri should have updated Virat Kohli on Rohit Sharma's injury status, says Gautam Gambhir
Ahead of the start of the ODI series against Australia, India captain Kohli didn't hide his displeasure at Rohit's injury being subject of speculation, stating that "confusion and lack of clarity" has led to the team management playing a "waiting game" on his availability.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma had to attend ailing father, says BCCI after Virat Kohli's 'lack of clarity' complaint
The Board reiterated Kohli's assertion that Rohit's fitness will be up for a review on December 11, following which a call would be taken on whether he can be there for the Tests.
Stating that Azam is a bit more of a tricky customer than Kohli, Amir added that technique wise he finds it tougher against Babar Azam as his stance is such that one cannot just figure out how to get him out.
India vs Australia: Pacer T Natarajan included in visitors' ODI squad; Ishant Sharma ruled out of Tests
Natarajan travelled to Australia as part of the T20 team, and has been drafted into the ODI side as cover for fellow pacer Navdeep Saini, who reportedly suffered a back spasm ahead of the series.
India vs Australia: Skipper Virat Kohli says there's confusion, lack of clarity over Rohit Sharma's injury
India captain Virat Kohli stated that "confusion and lack of clarity" has led to the team management playing a "waiting game" on Rohit Sharma's availability which is not ideal
India vs Australia: Aaron Finch says visitors have quality player in Mayank Agarwal to replace Rohit Sharma
The in-form Mayank Agarwal is likely to open with Shikhar Dhawan in Rohit's absence in the ODI series beginning Friday.
Kohli and veteran off-spinner Ashwin are the two Indians among seven players nominated for the most prestigious award.
India’s opening batsman Rohit Sharma and pacer Ishant Sharma are likely to miss the four-match Test series against Australia starting 17 December.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli's absence will leave a 'big hole' in Indian team, says Steve Smith
Rohit, who is nursing a hamstring injury, is out of white ball series and is still doubtful starter for Test matches while skipper Kohli will be on paternity leave after the first Day/Night Test in Adelaide.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma need to leave for Australia in 3-4 days if they are to play Tests, says Ravi Shastri
Both Rohit (left hamstring) and Ishant (side strain) are at the NCA undergoing rehabilitation, but the BCCI is yet to announce when the duo would reach Australia.
Suryakumar Yadav says pep talk with Rohit Sharma helped deal with disappointment of Australia tour snub
The non-selection, despite his prolific run in domestic cricket and the IPL, extended Suryakumar's wait for an India cap.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma says he’s happy to bat wherever team needs him after Virat Kohli’s exit from Test series
Rohit believes that the team management will have figured out his role in the batting order by the time he would reach Australia
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma says hamstring getting better, keeping fingers crossed ahead of Test series
For Rohit, the chatter on the outside regarding his injury and his subsequent participation in the IPL play-offs, didn't matter much.
Kapil Dev weighs in on Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma debate, says split captaincy cannot happen ‘in our culture’
There have been calls to make Rohit Sharma India skipper in the shorter formats after leading Mumbai Indians to an unprecedented fifth title in the Indian Premier League.
India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma's absence for limited-overs a 'positive', but KL Rahul is as good a player, says Glenn Maxwell
Meanwhile, asked about his wretched IPL form and whether it would have an impact on the series, he said, "No, it's not going to affect my performances in the upcoming series."
Rohit Sharma is not part of India's limited-overs squad for the Australia tour and selectors included him in the revised Test squad after he played two IPL games for Mumbai Indians besides the final.
India vs Australia: Shoaib Akhtar says tour will be Rohit Sharma’s ‘best chance’ to prove his captaincy
Though Ajinkya Rahane is the vice-captain on paper, Akhtar sees Rohit taking over leadership duties from Kohli following the first Test at the Adelaide Oval.
The Indian cricket team on Wednesday departed for a two-month long tour of Australia where it will aim to build on the historic Test series win two years ago.
IPL 2020: Rohit Sharma relishes responsibility, sensed his leadership qualities from school days, says childhood coach Dinesh Lad
It was Lad who had first given Rohit the opportunity to lead in school cricket and 'Hitman' rarely failed.
IPL 2020: Rohit Sharma, Trent Boult shine as MI clinch record fifth title with five-wicket win over DC
Here are the best moments from Mumbai Indians' five-wicket win over Delhi Capitals in the IPL 2020 final.