January 7, 2024Vishal Tiwari

BCCI announces 16-member squad for Afghanistan T20Is; Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli return

The BCCI on Sunday announced a 16-member T20I squad for the Afghanistan series. Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli have returned to the side for the contest.

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The series holds significance because of the upcoming T20 World Cup 2024 in June. India will look to build a team for the ICC competition.

Source: Bcci.tv

India’s Squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Virat Kohli, Tilak Varma, Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma (wk), Sanju Samson (wk), Shivam Dube.

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Washington Sundar, Axar Patel, Ravi Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav, Arshdeep Singh, Avesh Khan, Mukesh Kumar. The series will start on January 11.

Source: AP