Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to test the bench strength during the tour of Zimbabwe.
BCCI sources said that skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and six others could be rested for the tri-series.
Yuvraj Singh, Zaheer Khan and Harbhajan Singh could be rested.
Opener Gautam Gambhir is likely to lead the team in Dhoni"s absence.
The selectors are scheduled to meet in Kodaikanal to announce the side.