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Indian squad for New zealand announced

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Indian cricket squad for India-New zealand test series has officially released by Bcci.

India has held on to 15 of the 17 players who shaped the Test squad for the voyage through West Indies, for the forthcoming three-Test arrangemIndia ent at home against New Zealand. The players to pass up this major opportunity are allrounder Stuart Binny and seamer Shardul Thakur.

Binny and Thakur played one and only match in the Caribbean – the match against the WICB President’s XI. Binny was later incorporated into the T20I squad for the matches against West Indies in the USA, while Thakur joined the India A group on their voyage through Australia.

Rohit Sharma is a also on the Mumbai squad for a visit match against the New Zealanders in Delhi from September 16. Whenever inquired as to whether Rohit would play, a Mumbai team official said they were sitting tight for notice from the BCCI about his availability.