In July, Men in Blue will have two different teams who will be competing against two different shores where the red ball team will be playing WTC final and series against England.
On the same time the limited over squad of India will be competing against Sri Lanka. Taking about the limited over series against the Island nation where experience players like Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah will not be part of it.
Speaking on the same, renowned commentator Harsha Bhogle opined that despite missing the big guns, India still have armory in their tank to beat Sri Lanka in their own den.
Bhogle also suggested his playing X1 for ODI and T20 International series against Sri Lanka where he gave chances to few youngsters.
He named Prithvi Shaw and Shikhar Dhawan to open together for limited over series as they both share a camaraderie of opening together for their IPL franchise Delhi Capitals.
Let’s have a look at Harsha Bhogle Predicted X1 in both ODI and T20 series described below
ODI Team: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
T20I Team: Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson, Hardik Pandya, Krunal Pandya, Rahul Tewatia, Deepak Chahar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Varun Chakravarthy, Rahul Chahar/Yuzvendra Chahal.
India tour of Sri Lanka in the month of July is also a test of their bench strength on which BCCI has worked over the years.