New Delhi: BCCI, on Saturday, has announced squad for the series starting from March 12 in Ahmedabad.
The selectors named a 19-man squad for the series in which three new faces added such as Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav and Rahul Tewatia.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, who was dropped for the limited-overs series in Australia, will also join T20I side.
The five-match series, which will be played in Ahmedabad, will also see Ishan Kishan who put up a grand show in the IPL 2020 in the UAE.
Haryana all-rounder Rahul Tewatia will also join the team, who had shown good performance in Rajasthan Royals jersey in the IPL.
In the fast bowling division, Bhuvneshwar Kumar made a return to the squad, while Jasprit Bumrah was rested.
All rounder Axar Patel, Rishabh Pant, and pacer Bhuvneswar Kumar also back to a squad.
India’s T20I squad: Virat Kohli(Captain), Rohit Sharma(vice-captain), KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Yuzvendra Chahal, Varun Chakravarthy, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Rahul Tewatia, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, and Shardul Thakur.