New Delhi. After the West Indies series, now the Indian team has to play an ODI series with Zimbabwe. The first match of this series will be played on 18 August. This series is considered special considering the opportunity to Indian young players and the T20 World Cup to be held later this year, because once again many young players from this series have their own experience in international cricket with their performance. Can contribute significantly to the country in the T20 World Cup as well. The Indian team for the Zimbabwe series has already been announced. Apart from this, the opposing team Zimbabwe has also disclosed its team. Rigis Chakabwa has been selected by his team management as the captain for the ODI series against India. During this all three matches of the series will be played at the Sports Club in Harare. The first match of the series will be played on 18th, the second and third matches will be played between the two teams on 20th and 22nd August respectively. Zimbabwe’s team against India is as follows.
Zimbabwe name squad for ODI series against India
— Zimbabwe Cricket (@ZimCricketv) August 11, 2022
KL Rahul replaced Shikhar as captain
When BCCI first announced the team, it was told that senior batsman Shikhar Dhawan will lead the team for this tour. But after this, when KL Rahul passed his fitness test and was ready to take the field, the selectors also changed their decision. As soon as KL Rahul became fit, he was made the captain of the team in place of Shikhar Dhawan. Let us tell you that after Rohit Sharma, the selectors of KL Rahul are the second choice to be made the vice-captain.
India’s squad during the Zimbabwe series
KL Rahul (capt), Shikhar Dhawan (vice captain), Shubhanam Gill, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Pranand Krishna, Mohammad Siraj, Deepar Chahar
India vs Zimbabwe match schedule
1st match – August 18, Harare Sports Club – 12.45 pm
2nd match – 20 August, Harare Sports Club – 12.45 pm
3rd Match – 22nd August, Harare Sports Club – 12.45 pm
Where to watch live matches
You must have seen the series between India and West Indies on DD Sports and on Fancode. But you can once again watch the India-Zimbabwe series on Sony Sports channels. Sony Sports has once again got the rights to broadcast. Apart from this, live streaming of im matches can be seen by going to Sony Live app.