WI vs. IND: Following the corona infections of Shikhar Dhawan and Rituraj Gaikwad, skipper Rohit Sharma faces a major dilemma in deciding who would start with him in the first ODI. Let us also inform you that KL Rahul has been ruled out of the first ODI.
On February 6, the first of three One-Day International (ODI) matches between India and the West Indies (IND vs WI) will be played. The Indian team suffered a major setback just before the start of this series. Rituraj Gaikwad, Shikhar Dhawan, and Shreyas Iyer were indeed infected with Corona and are now out of the series. In such a situation, captain Rohit Sharma faces a major dilemma in deciding who would open with him in the first ODI. Let us also inform you that KL Rahul has been ruled out of the first ODI.
Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan, reserve opening batter Rituraj Gaikwad, and KL Rahul are all out of the first ODI, leaving Rohit Sharma to open the innings. Despite the fact that this issue has also been resolved. Mayank Agarwal is the name of the player with whom Rohit will open the innings in the first ODI. Mayank Agarwal has been unexpectedly added to the Indian team by the BCCI. It is apparent from the BCCI’s move that this guy would face Rohit in the opening match.
These high-profile sportsmen developed corona positivity. Even before the West Indies series, Shikhar Dhawan, Rituraj Gaikwad, Shreyas Iyer, and Navdeep Saini, who led CSK to the final on their own, had tested positive for Corona. In such a situation, the Indian team’s challenges appear to be escalating. If Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, and Rituraj Gaikwad are no longer available, This is a major setback for Team India. out of the entire collection.
Shikhar Dhawan, Rituraj Gaikwad, Navdeep Saini, and Shreyas Iyer, all members of the support staff, tested positive for the virus during the necessary quarantine prior to the commencement of the series against the West Indies.
The series will begin on February 6 in Ahmedabad, which will be India’s 1000th ODI, but these three players will be unable to participate since they will be subjected to a one-week quarantine and would only be allowed to play after two negative RT-PCR findings. You are welcome to join the team. As soon as the players test positive for corona, the entire squad is quarantined.
Rituraj Gaikwad, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wk), Deepak Chahar, Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Washington Sundar, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammad Siraj, Famous Krishna, and Avesh Khan lead the Indian ODI team.