Rohit Sharma News
Earlier there were reports that Jasprit Bumrah will captain the side in absence of Rohit Sharma.
Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of the fifth Test against England scheduled to take place in Birmingham
Moeen Ali thinks former skipper Virat Kohli will be the perfect man to lead India in the fifth Test vs England.
India are currently looking at different options for different slots and how the squad takes shape will be keenly observed.
India batter Mayank Agarwal has been added to the squad for the rescheduled Test against England
Rohit has not been able to feature in all of India's matches since taking over as captain due to injuries and workload management.
Rohit did not recover from the Covid-19 infection and hence, the decision was taken in a team meeting.
The Karnataka opener will fly out to England on Monday and link up with the rest of the Indian squad this evening.
The Team India captain, who was playing in India's ongoing four-day warm-up game against Leicestershire, has gone into quarantine.
Jemimah, who was not part of India's World Cup squad in New Zealand, marked her return to international cricket with a vital 27-ball 36 not out to give India enough runs to defend in the first T20 International here on Thursday.
'It pains me to see such a big player go through such a long gap': Kapil Dev on Virat Kohli's century drought
Kapil Dev said that he never expected a batter of caliber which can be compared with Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Virender Sehwag, or Sunil Gavaskar, but Virat compelled them to do so.
The 'Hitman' took to his personal Twitter handle to share a heartfelt post about completing 15 years in the Indian team. In the post, he thanked his fans and followers for their love and support throughout the years.
Pujara will be seen in the Indian squad again after performing exceptionally in County Cricket. KL Rahul was initially included in the squad but will be out after getting injured.
'I will teach him a lesson': Ajinkya Rahane narrates instance when Rohit Sharma was left fuming at Shardul Thakur
During the Gabba Test, where the visitors were chasing down 328 against Australia and lost Mayank Agarwal and Washington Sundar in regular succession.
Rohit Sharma is on a short break after the IPL and will return to action when India lock horns with England in the Test.
'When time comes to take off, you get out': Kapil slams Rahul, Rohit and Kohli's batting approach in T20Is
Kapil Dev has criticised the approach of top order Indian batting stars Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul in T20Is, saying that their reputation may be quite big but when it comes to crucial games they usually falter.
In his debut IPL season with Mumbai Indians, Ramandeep Singh has played five games and collected 45 runs. He also picked up six wickets in this year’s tournament lauding Sharma for always boosting his confidence.
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma getting a break will benefit them ahead of T20 World Cup, says Chaminda Vaas
Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have been given rest in the upcoming five-match series with South Africa which will begin from 9 June on the home soil. Vaas has supported the decision of the selectors as he hopes that after taking the much-needed break, they will start afresh.
In the batter's list, Marnus Labuschagne maintained his pole position while India captain Rohit Sharma and his predecessor Virat Kohli remained static at eighth and 10th place respectively.
Rohit Sharma had a woeful season finishing with 268 runs from 14 innings at an average of 19.14 with a modest strike-rake 120.17 as their team finished at the bottom of the standings this season.