With the first T20I at the Feroz Shah Kotla being veteran pace bowler Ashish Nehra's last global appearance, as he announced this month, hence the addition of Siraj in the squad for the series.
It should be noted that the Men in Blue have never beaten New Zealand in a T20I in five head-to-head games. "I will make it very clear and candid - we have clearly communicated to the player and the team management, that we are only looking at him till the New Zealand series", he said. Same with Siraj, ' says chairman of selectors MSK Prasad.
"Shreyas has been prolific in all forms of the game, be it a four-day format, be it one-day or T20, be it IPL, he has been performing". The major highlight being the two new faces included in the squad - Shreyas Iyer and Mohammed Siraj. The series starts from the 1st of November 2017. New Zealand lead the ongoing ODI series 1-0 after a seven-wicket win in Mumbai on Sunday.
"We are monitoring the workload of the players, rotational policy will also apply to the captain, but he is available for the Test series".
On selection of Shreyas Iyer Prasad said he has been rewarded for his domestic performance.
The selectors continued to show faith on the spin troika - Kuldeep Yadav, Akshar Patel and Yuzvendra Chahal. The three T20Is with New Zealand will be played in Delhi on November 1, Rakjot on November 4 and Thiruvananthapuram on November 7.
TEST SQUAD vs SRILANKA (first two matches):Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Hardik Pandya, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma.
India squad: Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Manish Pandey, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ashish Nehra (only for first T20I), Mohammed Siraj.
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