first_img Rohan Sen MumbaiJuly 21, 2019UPDATED: July 21, 2019 15:52 IST Shikhar Dhawan last played on June 9 in the Cricket World Cup 2019 (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSShikhar Dhawan last played for India on June 9 in the World Cup match vs AustraliaDhawan, Manish Pandey and Navdeep Saini have been included in the ODI and T20I squadsLeg-spinner Rahul Chahar is the new face in the Indian T20I side whileOpener Shikhar Dhawan is back in the Indian ODI team for the upcoming West Indies tour which starts from August 3 as the BCCI selectors announced the three squads in Mumbai on Sunday.Dhawan had played the first two matches of the Cricket World Cup 2019 before he was ruled out of the rest of the tournament due to a hairline thumb fracture. Dhawan has been out of action since June 9.But the left-handed batsman has fully recuperated from his injury and will be featuring in the ODI and T20I series in the Caribbean. Manish Pandey is also back in the team while Navdeep Saini has been included in the limited-overs squads.Young leg-spinner Rahul Chahar is the new face in the Indian T20I side while his elder Deepak has also been named in the T20I side. Shreyas Iyer also features in the ODI and T20I squads along with left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed.”We have taken the India A performance into consideration. The performances of Manish Pandey, Shreyas Iyer and Navdeep Saini’s performances have been phenomenal.”In the long format, KS Bharat was very close to getting selected. We have an unwritten norm that established cricketer when he gets injured, when he comes back, an opportunity should be given to him,” chief selector MSK Prasad said at the press conference.Captain Virat Kohli will lead the team in the limited-overs and Test series with Rohit Sharma as his deputy in the ODIs and T20Is. Ajinkya Rahane is the vice-captain of the Test team.advertisementJasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya have been rested from the ODIs and T20Is but the fast bowler will return for the Test series.India’s squad for 3 ODIs: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kedar Jadhav, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Navdeep SainiIndia’s squad for 3 T20Is: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (VC), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (WK), Krunal Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Rahul Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini.For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Shikhar DhawanFollow Manish PandeyFollow Navdeep Saini India tour of West Indies: Shikhar Dhawan back in ODI side, Manish Pandey and Shreyas Iyer includedShikhar Dhawan had played the first two matches of the Cricket World Cup 2019 before he was ruled out of the rest of the tournament due to a hairline thumb fracture. Dhawan has been out of action since June 9.advertisementlast_img read more