- Rohit Sharma ruled out of ongoing ODI and Test series
Rohit Sharma ruled out of ongoing ODI and Test series. Rohit Sharma suffered a calf injury during the 5th T20I against New Zealand on Sunday. Rohit Sharma was standing as the captain of the 5th T20I against New Zealand, retired hurt after scoring 60, KL Rahul took charge on the field during New Zealand chase.
Mayank Agarwal, who made his ODI debut against West Indies in Last December, has been renamed as Rohit’s replacement in the ODI squad, while Shubman Gill has been called for the Test series.
KL Rahul now has 823 points, ranked no.2 in the ICC rankings for T20I batsman after hitting 224 runs from 5 matches against New Zealand. KL Rahul scored 56, 57 not out, 27, 39 and 45 in 5T20I against New Zealand, now has 823 points, ranked no.2 while Pakistan’s Babar Azam retained his top position with 879 points. India now has three batsmen in the top 10. Virat Kohli in 9th position with 673 points, Rohit Sharma at no.10. Jasprit Bumrah jumped 26 places to reach 11 spot. India are now 4th in the ICC rankings for T20I. Pakistan, Australia and England in the first three positions.