Team India tour of Sri Lanka 2015 is going to start from 12 August and the Sandeep Patil selection committee today has announced the 15 men Indian squad which will visit the Lankan soil to snatch 3 test match series under the captaincy of Virat Kohli.
Indian Squad for Sri Lanka tour 2015
India team for Sri Lanka Tests: Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane, KL Rahul, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Amit Mishra, Varun Aaron, Harbhajan Singh , C Pujara, Bhuvneshwar Kumar,Rohit Sharma, W. Saha (wk), Umesh Yadav
The team that was selected comprises of 7 batsman, 7 bowlers and one wicket keeper. Addressing a press conference chairman of BCCI selection committee Sandeep Patil said that bowlers Mohammed Shami and Karn Sharma were injured hence they were not discussed. They have also not discussed about Gautam Gambhir.
India tour of Sri Lanka 2015 Tests Schedule
Aug 12 Wed – Aug 16 Sun Sri Lanka vs India, 1st Test 10:00 AM Galle International Stadium, Galle
Aug 20 Thu – Aug 24 Mon Sri Lanka vs India, 2nd Test 10:00 AM P Sara Oval, Colombo
Aug 28 Fri – Sep 01 Tue Sri Lanka vs India, 3rd Test 10:00 AM Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo