New Delhi: The BCCI selection committee on Monday put faith in the 15 players currently in England for the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy, naming an unchanged squad for the tri-series to be played in the West Indies from June 28.
India have qualified for the Champions Trophy semi-finals after being South Africa, West Indies and Pakistan respectively. Their campaign has been highlighted by excellent fielding and strong performances from the recalled opener Shikhar Dhawan (the leading run-getter with 264 at 132) and left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja, who is the second-highest wicket-taker with nine at 10.77.
The other two teams in the Celkon Mobile Cup are West Indies and Sri Lanka. India play their first match on June 30, against the hosts at Kingston.
India squad: MS Dhoni (capt/wk), Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Irfan Pathan, Amit Mishra, Vinay Kumar. ...more
03:09 PM, Jun 17, 2013