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Rishabh Pant named in ODI squad against Windies

ANI NEWS 2018-10-11 19:57:00

New Delhi [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been included in the ODI team as India announced a 14-member squad for the first two one-day internationals of the upcoming five-match series against West Indies.
While Mohammed Shami has made a comeback to the limited overs side, names like Bhuveneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah are missing from the squad.
In middle order, right-hand batsmen Manish Pandey and Ambati Raydu are given a crucial chance to prove their credibility against not-so-experienced West Indies side.
In the spin department, India will continue to rely on the trio of Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, and Yuzvendra Chahal.
India are slated to play a five-match ODI series against West Indies from October 21 to November 1.
Following is the full Indian squad for ODIs against West Indies:
Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Manish Pandey, MS Dhoni (wk), Rishabh Pant, R Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Khaleel Ahmed, Shardul Thakur, KL Rahul. (ANI)