India will start the “tour of the West Indies” with the two T20 Internationals in Fort Lauderhill, Florida, USA, on August 3 and 4, followed by the third T20I in Guyana.
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.
SCHEDULE AND SQUADS
1st T20I: Fort Lauderhill in Florida (August 3), 8 PM
2nd T20I: Fort Lauderhill in Florida (August 4), 8 PM
3rd T20I: Providence Stadium in Guyana (August 6), 8 PM
India’s squad for (3 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
West Indies squad (for first 2 ODIs): Carlos Brathwaite (Capt), Anthony Bramble, John Campbell, Sheldon Cottrell, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Sunil Narine, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Keirron Pollard, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Andre Russell, Oshane Thomas.
All the T20 matches will be broadcast LIVE and exclusive for Indian fans on Sony Sports Network channels – Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 3, Sony Six, with simultaneous LIVE streaming on SonyLIV.