Big information is coming out about the three-match T20 series being played between India and Sri Lanka. If reports are to be believed, then captain Shikhar Dhawan has also been ruled out of the series against Sri Lanka. His name is also on the list of players going into isolation. In such a situation, Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be seen captaining the team in both the next matches.
On Tuesday, the Indian team was to play in the second T20 match against Sri Lanka. The news of all-rounder Krunal Pandya being Corona positive came from the match. After this, it was decided to send all the players who came in contact with him in isolation immediately. Information about the postponement of the match for one day came to the fore. Official information was given through BCCI mail and tweet that Krunal has been found positive and Tuesday's match has been postponed to Wednesday.
NEWS : Krunal Pandya tests positive.
Second Sri Lanka-India T20I postponed to July 28.
The entire contingent is undergoing RT-PCR tests today to ascertain any further outbreak in the squad.#SLvIND
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 27, 2021
On Wednesday morning, the news of isolating 6 players including his younger brother Hardik, who came in contact with Krunal, came to light. Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Devdutt Padikkal, and Krishnappa Gautam, including Hardik Pandya, have been sent to isolation. The name of captain Dhawan is also being said to be involved in this. If this happens, then bowler Bhuvneshwar, who has been made the vice-captain for the series, will take over the command of the team.
12 players available for selection
Bhuvneshwar Kumar (capt), Rituraj Gaikwad, Manish Pandey, Nitish Rana, Sanju Samson (wk), Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Rahul Chahar, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, and Chetan Sakaria.