Shikhar Dhawan will open the innings alongside the likes of KL Rahul or Rohit Sharma or Shubman Gill within the 3-match ODI sequence towards Sri Lanka. Shikhar Dhawan scored 72 within the 1st ODI towards New Zealand within the 3-match ODI sequence. He had additionally carried out nicely towards Zimbabwe within the 1st ODI by scoring 81* and 97 towards West Indies within the 1st ODI within the previous ODI sequence, however had a poor sequence towards Proteas.
The 37-year-old could bid adieu to worldwide cricket after the conclusion of ODI WC 2023. Shikhar Dhawan’s final ODI century got here throughout the 2019 ICC World Cup match towards Australia on the Kennington Oval in London. He has hit 17 ODI tons. The left-handed batter is a daily member of the group within the ODI format.
Shubman Gill was Man of the sequence within the ODI sequence towards West Indies and Zimbabwe the place he amassed 205 and 245 runs respectively averaging 102.5 and 122.5. He averages 61.27 after enjoying 14 ODIs amassing 674 runs with 1 ton and 4 fifties at a strike fee of 100.45.
He hit his maiden century- a career-best 130 towards Zimbabwe after scoring 98* towards West Indies when rain intervened and he was denied a ton. He could characteristic within the 2023 WC Indian squad. He wasn’t named within the ODI squad dealing with Bangladesh however could return towards Sri Lanka.
KL Rahul could be one other middle-order batsman for the group within the 2023 ODI World Cup and ODI sequence towards Sri Lanka. He may open the innings. The appropriate-handed 31-year-old batter has been named because the keeper for the first ODI towards Bangladesh. KL Rahul has hit 5 tons in his ODI profession.
The appropriate-handed batter and Indian present skipper Rohit Sharma has proven respectable kind within the 50-over format this yr. In 6 ODIs, Rohit Sharma has scored 171 runs in 6 video games at a median of 34.20 with 2 half-centuries. Rohit Sharma will open the innings for the group or could bat within the center order towards Sri Lanka in ODIs. He’s opening with Shikhar Dhawan within the ongoing 1st ODI towards Bangladesh.
He was rested for the ODI sequence towards Zimbabwe and West Indies and his final ODI sequence was towards England in July 2022 the place he hit 76* within the 1st ODI. He has scored a document 3 double tons together with the best recorded particular person rating of 264.
The 34-year-old middle-order batter run machine Virat Kohli’s latest ODI kind isn’t that nice. However a very good present within the Asia Cup 2022 and T20 World Cup 2022, the place he was among the many main run-getters, will give him the required confidence to return to kind in ODIs too.
He has hit 43 ODI tons, the final of which got here in August 2019 when he slammed back-to-back tons towards West Indies. He’s the 2nd highest century scorer in ODIs after Sachin Tendulkar (49 ODI tons) and the sixth highest run-getter in ODIs.
Sanju Samson & Rishabh Pant (wk)
Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant will compete for a spot within the Indian ODI squad for the 2023 ODI World Cup. Sanju Samson has performed solely 11 ODIs the place he amassed 330 runs averaging 66. He has hit 2 fifties with a high rating of 86* towards Proteas in ODIs. He has a strike fee of 104.76.
Then again, Rishabh Pant has performed extra ODIs-29 however averages solely 35.63 amassing 855 runs. He has additionally hit 5 fifties and 1 ton. His profession better of 125* got here towards England in July 2022. He has a strike fee of 107.55. Surprisingly, Sanju Samson hasn’t been named within the ODI squad dealing with Bangladesh in a 3-match sequence.
Wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant has been launched from India’s ODI squad for the sequence towards Bangladesh, the BCCI introduced on Sunday. The precise motive behind Rishabh Pant getting dropped was not identified however the launch said that the choice was taken after ‘session with the BCCI medical group’, indicating that the 25-year-old might be nursing a niggle.
Suryakumar Yadav has hit 2 fifties however has didn’t convert fifties into tons. His highest ODI rating is simply 64 towards West Indies in February 2022. However he’s having a superb run of kind in T20Is, the place he has hit 2 tons and 12 fifties and averages 44 at an impressive strike fee of 180.98. He’s at the moment ranked No. 1 in T20Is by ICC. The 32-year-old right-handed batter isn’t within the ODI squad for the continuing Bangladesh sequence.
Hardik Pandya, the 29-year-old tempo all-rounder, was rested for the ODI sequence towards Zimbabwe and West Indies and his final ODI sequence was towards England in July 2022. He scored 71 and picked 4/24 within the final third ODI towards England to bag the MOS award for scoring 100 runs and selecting 6 scalps in that sequence. He isn’t within the ODI squad for the Bangladesh sequence.
Ravindra Jadeja missed the T20 World Cup 2022 because of accidents earlier than being named within the ODI and Take a look at squad for the Bangladesh tour. All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is but to totally recuperate from knee surgical procedure that he underwent in September and can miss the Bangladesh tour as nicely.
Ravindra Jadeja’s final ODI task got here within the 2022 tour of England. The spin all-rounder has amassed 2447 runs in 171 ODIs averaging 32.63 aside from taking 189 scalps averaging 37.37. Ravindra Jadeja could return towards Sri Lanka within the ODI sequence. If he doesn’t return, Axar Patel could also be most popular as an alternative.
India’s Shreyas Iyer is in chic kind in ODIs boasting of a median of 49.24 having amassed 1428 runs in 36 ODIs earlier than the first ODI towards Bangladesh. He managed 129 runs towards New Zealand averaging 64.5 in 2 innings, and 191 runs towards South Africa together with a 113* in 3 innings. He’s having an outstanding 2022 in ODIs amassing 615 runs in 14 ODIs (his most ODIs in a calendar yr) averaging 61.5.
Axar Patel has picked 53 scalps in 44 ODIs averaging 30.26 with a finest of three/24 coming towards Zimbabwe within the 1st ODI. He picked 6 scalps averaging 12.33 towards Zimbabwe within the 3-match ODI sequence.
He scored his maiden ODI fifty- a career-best 64* towards West Indies within the previous ODI sequence. It got here off solely 35 balls, showcasing his potential as an all-rounder. He didn’t play towards New Zealand as he wasn’t named within the squad.
Axar Patel’s confidence although may also be low for having a poor T20 World Cup 2022, the place he picked solely 3 scalps in 5 T20Is averaging 38.33 at an economic system fee of 8.63. He could return towards Sri Lanka. Left-arm spinning all-rounder Axar Patel was not accessible for choice for the primary ODI towards Bangladesh. In accordance with sources, Axar Patel is nursing a bruised rib after taking successful whereas batting on the nets.
Washington Sundar has been injurY susceptible however being an off-spinner is a perfect alternative for off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, who could also be dropped from ODI World Cup 2023 squad as he had an underwhelming T20 World Cup 2022.
Washington Sundar debuted means again in December 2017 however has solely featured in 9 ODIs the place he picked 8 scalps averaging 34.13. He could also be included in ODI WC 2023 squad for his age of 23 years being on his facet and since he’s an off-spinner in contrast to wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav.
He, nevertheless, failed to choose a single scalp within the just lately concluded New Zealand ODI sequence which was marred by rain. He’s within the Indian enjoying XI for the first ODI towards Bangladesh.
Deepak Chahar has featured in solely 11 ODIs since debuting within the 50-over format means again within the 2018 Asia Cup as his profession was tormented by accidents. He has picked 15 scalps in 11 ODIs averaging 29.67 earlier than the first ODI towards Bangladesh.
He was wicketless within the earlier ODI sequence towards New Zealand (0/30 in 5 overs) however had picked 5 scalps in 2 video games towards Zimbabwe within the previous sequence averaging 20.4. He’s within the Indian enjoying XI for the first ODI towards Bangladesh.
Umran Malik debuted in ODIs together with left-arm pacer Arshdeep Singh within the 3-match ODI sequence towards New Zealand. He was added as a last-minute alternative for the injured veteran pacer Mohammed Shami for the Bangladesh ODI sequence.
In 3 ODIs, the specific pacer has picked 3 scalps averaging 32.33 however in 3 T20Is, he has picked 2 scalps averaging 56. His economic system fee is 6.46 in ODIs and 12.44 in T20Is. Kuldeep Sen debuted within the 1st ODI towards Bangladesh, however Umran Malik could also be retained by the group administration.
Mohammed Siraj debuted in ODIs means again in January 2019 however has performed sporadically that includes in 13 ODIs the place he picked 18 scalps averaging 28.17. His career-best figures of three/29 got here towards West Indies in February 2022. He’s within the Indian enjoying XI for the first ODI towards Bangladesh and a very good present may even see him retain his place.
Yuzvendra Chahal could also be picked in India’s 2023 World Cup ODI squad. He has picked 118 scalps in 69 ODIs averaging 26.97. He was wicketless within the 1st ODI towards the Kiwis however had picked 7 wickets in 3 ODIs towards West Indies and England within the previous ODI sequence.
Yuzvendra Chahal was benched surprisingly regardless of being within the squad all through the T20 World Cup 2022. He was earlier omitted from India’s T20 WC 2021 squad. He isn’t within the Indian squad dealing with Bangladesh in a 3-match ODI sequence however could return towards Sri Lanka.
Kuldeep Yadav who has featured in 72 ODIs since his debut means again in 2017 within the 50 overs format and has picked 118 scalps in 72 ODIs averaging 28.08 is one other contender for the specialist spinners slot. He isn’t within the Indian squad dealing with Bangladesh in a 3-match ODI sequence however could return towards Sri Lanka.