India vs England: BCCI has finally picked up Mumbai batsman Suryakumar Yadav for Team India T20 team ahead of the limited-over series against England at home. The Mumbai batsman was pegged to be picked for the Indian team after an impressive IPL 2020 when he played multiple crucial knocks for the team including a blazing knock in the final against Delhi Capitals.
Apart from Suryakumar Yadav, his IPL teammate Ishan Kishan and Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Rahul Tewatia were also picked in the side after impressing in the cash-rich league in Dubai last year. Surya Kumar Yadhav was one of the standout performers for Mumbai Indians as they became IPL champions for a record-extending fifth time
Rishabh Pant returned to the limited-overs format as India announced the squad for the upcoming T20I series against England. The BCCI gave maiden call-ups to Mumbai Indians stars Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan in the T20I squad after their spectacular performances in IPL 2020 and in the domestic circuit.
India’s T20I squad for England: Virat Kohli (Capt), Rohit Sharma(vc),KL Rahul,Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Y Chahal, Varun Chakravarthy, Axar Patel, W Sundar, R Tewatia, T Natarajan,Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep, Shardul Thakur.