India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been dominated out of the impending T20I and ODI collection towards Australia because of decrease again stiffness, the BCCI said in a media liberate on Thursday (February 21). He’s going to go through power and conditioning coaching on the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru from subsequent week.
Whilst no substitute has been named for Pandya within the T20I squad, which is now right down to 14 contributors, Ravindra Jadeja will exchange the 25-year-old Baroda lad within the ODI workforce.
Pandya’s absence would now shift the point of interest on Tamil Nadu all-rounder Vijay Shankar who has inspired each the workforce control and selectors all over the New Zealand collection. Vijay is being observed as a batting allrounder and is a part of the pool of avid gamers shortlisted for the Global Cup.
Jadeja, in the meantime, can be hoping to profit from this call-up – supplied he’s decided on within the enjoying 11 – to give his case for the Global Cup variety. The left-armer featured within the ODIs towards the Windies and in addition performed 3 ODIs towards Australia. He used to be picked for the ODI collection towards New Zealand however didn’t get a sport.
India will play two T20Is towards Australia – on February 24 in Visakhapatnam and February 27 in Bengaluru – ahead of the five-match ODI collection which starts on March 2 in Hyderabad.