India team for WI tri-series announced

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Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 13:47 [IST]
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India team for WI tri-series announced

Mumbai, June 17: The selectors on Monday retained the same 15-member Indian squad currently in Champions Trophy, for the West Indies tri-series (50-over tournament) to be held from June 28 to July 11.

India, led by MS Dhoni, won all three league matches and have sealed a berth in the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy in England.

The BCCI selection committee, chaired by Sandeep Patil, has decided not to make any changes from the successful group.

India, Sri Lanka and West Indies will play the tournament. It will start 5 days after the Champions Trophy that ends on June 23. India's first match is against West Indies on June 30. Each team plays the other twice before top two qualifying for the final in Trinidad on July 11.

India squad: MS Dhoni (captain and wicketkeeper), Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Rohit Sharma,Virat Kohli, Dinesh Karthik, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Irfan Pathan, Amit Mishra, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, R Vinay Kumar.


Story first published:  Monday, June 17, 2013, 15:04 [IST]
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