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Video: Virat Kohli appointed captain of Indian ODI and T20 teams, Dhoni to play under him; Yuvraj included in both teams for England series

The BCCI On Friday Appointed Virat Kohli Captain Of Both One-day Team And T20 Team. The Cricket Board Also Announced Both ODI And T20 Squads For Three ODIs And Three T20s Matches.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Saurabh Kumar | Updated on: 06 Jan 2017, 07:19:52 PM

New Delhi:

The BCCI on Friday appointed Virat Kohli captain of both one-day team and T20 team. The Cricket board also announced both ODI and T20 squads for three ODIs and three T20s matches.
Yuvraj Singh has found place in both ODI and T20 teams against England.

For the first time MS Dhoni will be playing under captaincy of Virat in limited overs cricket. Uncapped Rishabh Pant has got T20I call-up.

Below the squad for three ODIs against England
Virat Kohli (C), MSD (wk), Rahul, Shikhar, Manish, Kedar, Yuvraj, Ajinkya, Pandya, Ashwin, Jadeja, Mishra, Bumrah, Bhuvi, Umesh

Squad for three T20s against England
Team for 3 T20Is: Virat (Capt), MSD (wk), Mandeep, Rahul, Yuvraj, Raina, Rishabh, Pandya, Ashwin, Jadeja, Chahal, Manish, Bumrah, Bhuvi, Nehra

MSK Prasad, chief selector said: "Yuvraj Singh has performed well at the domestic level and we must appreciate that." 

"We have selected the best possible team which can give us the best possible result," Prasad also added.

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First Published : 06 Jan 2017, 04:25:00 PM

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