After getting eliminated against New Zealand in the World Cup 2019 Semifinal the Men in Blue is all set to travel to the Caribbean. The Virat Kohli’s men won’t get too much off-time with Windies tour starting from August 3rd. India will play three each ODIs and T20Is before heading to the 2-match Test series, which is a part of the World Test Championship.
While Kohli had made himself available for the entire tour, Jaspreet Bumrah has been rested for the limited-overs international series along with Hardik Pandya. Brother Krunal makes the grade as an all-rounder. Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav are ignored for T20Is. For the two-match Test series, Shikhar Dhawan fails to find favour as Rohit Sharma makes a comeback.
Here is the full schedule of India’s tour to West Indies:
3 August 2019 – 1st T20I – August 3 at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida- 8 pm IST
4 August 2019 – 2nd T20I – August 4 at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida – 8 pm IST
6 August 2019 – 3rd T20I – August 6 at Providence Stadium, Guyana – 8 pm IST
8 August 2019 – 1st ODI – August 8 at Providence Stadium, Guyana – 7 pm IST
11 August 2019 – 2nd ODI – August 11 at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad – 7 pm IST
14 August 2019 – 3rd ODI – August 14 at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad – 7 pm IST
22 August 2019 – 1st Test – August 22-August 26 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua- 7 pm IST
30 August 2019 – 2nd Test – August 30 – September 3 at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica – 8 pm IST
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
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 Saini
Tests: Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (VC), Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul, C Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant (WK) Wriddhiman Saha (WK), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav