Sachin Tendulkar was adequate while pacemen Ishamt Sharma and Praveen Kumar were today alone from India's 16-member band for abutting month's Tri-series in Bangladesh.Temperamental speedster S Sreesanth, who absent the ODI alternation adjoin Sri Lanka because of barbarian flu, and Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda were included in the ODI band for the Tri-series appear by the BCCI Secretary N Srinivasan afterwards a alternative board affair here.
Ishant, who has been in poor anatomy in contempo times, was not alone axed from the Tri-series band but was additionally not included in the aggregation for the fifth and final ODI adjoin Sri Lanka actuality on Sunday.
Left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha was additionally larboard out of the Tri-series band with the civic selectors preferring leg spinner Amit Mishra to allotment the circuit bowling responsibilities with Harbhajan Singh.Dashing left-hander Yuvraj Singh, who alone played one bout in the ODI alternation adjoin Sri Lanka, has been called in the Tri-series band which has no fresh face.
"Sachin Tendulkar adapted to be adequate for the Tri-series at Bangladesh. He will comedy the Tests adjoin Bangladesh," Srinivasan said in a BCCI columnist absolution issued tonight.
Virender Sehwag, who led India back Mahendra Singh Dhoni was bare afterward the two-match abeyance for apathetic over-rate, has been called vice-captain of the Tri-series squad.
Rohit Sharma, who ample in India's Twenty20 squad, has additionally been recalled for the Tri-series in Dhaka from January 4-13.Apart from India, hosts Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are the two added teams.
The Tri-series will be followed by a two-match Test alternation in Chittagong (January 17-21) and Dhaka (January 24-28).
The aggregation to be captained by Dhoni has six specialist batsmen, two specialist spinners and bristles pacers. It has one all-rounder in Ravindra Jadeja who has been absolutely able as left-arm spinner and two wicketkeepers in captain Dhoni and Dinesh Karthik.
In the absence of Tendulkar, Gautam Gambhir is acceptable to accessible the innings with his Delhi assistant Sehwag while it will be absorbing to see who bats at the acute cardinal three position.
Zaheer Khan will spearhead the clip advance which additionally has Ashish Nehra and Sreesanth besides the two rookies Sudip Tyagi and Ashok Dinda.
Squad for the fifth ODI adjoin Sri Lanka: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (Captain), Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Sudeep Tyagi, Dinesh Karthik, S Sreesanth, Ashok Dinda, Pragyan Ojha.
Dhoni (capt/wk), Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Harbhajan Singh, Zaheer Khan, Ashish Nehra, Yuvraj Singh, Sudeep Tyagi, Dinesh Karthik, Sreesanth, Ashok Dinda, Amit Mishra. Although Yuvraj Singh injured, he is included in the tri-series squad. Sreesanth is recovered from swine flu and called in this squad. Ashok Dinda is acceptable to admission in International One Day Game.