Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan and Lokes Rahul will compete for the opening spots while Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane comprise the middle order. Bhuvenshwar Kumar, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav form the Indian pace battery.
Virat Kohli has been rested for the T20 series against the Lankans.
Bumrah was included as the fifth pacer in the squad as chinaman Kuldeep Yadav, now in the squad for the Sri Lanka Test missed out. "He has not played a lot of competitive cricket lately", Prasad said.
"With regards to Bumrah, if you see his performance in the last 18 months, it has been phenomenal, sensational in ODIs and T20". It's a unanimous choice and he definitely adds variety. The pacer, who has been an indispensable part of India's limited-overs team, has staked his claim for a position in Test team with his control and consistency, and the pacer picked himself with his performances in the limited-overs, according to the chief selector MSK Prasad.
Chinaman Yadav missing out on a Test nod was "unfortunate", according to Prasad.
It was earlier reported that following Kohli's concerns about lack of preparation time, a decision will be taken whether some of the Test specialists could be sent to South Africa early to acclimatise with the conditions. But considering we are playing only three Test matches and having the number one and number two spinners in the world (Jadeja and Ashwin respectively), it's a big ask to select the youngster ahead of them.
Team India for Paytm T20Is against Sri Lanka: Rohit (Capt), Rahul, Shreyas, Manish, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni, Hardik, W Sundar, Yuzvendra, Kuldeep, Deepak Hooda, Bumrah, M Siraj, Basil Thampi, Jaydev Unadkat.
The squad features three uncapped players in Washington Sundar, Deepak Hooda and Basil Thampi.
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A cloudy start today with some rain for much of England and Wales although this will clear southeastwards to sunny spells. Shower chances increase during the afternoon as the front closes in, and become likely during the evening and overnight.
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Davis tallied a team-best 19 points and 10 rebounds in his first 32 minutes, before being forced out of the game. The play went on for almost 20 seconds as Davis lay on the floor, clutching the left side of his midsection.
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Jets beat the Chiefs, 38-31
And the Jets' 23rd-ranked offense proceeded to carve up the Chiefs' defense and propel NY to a 38-31 victory at MetLife Stadium. Smith looked more like the MVP candidate he was early in the season than the struggling quarterback he's been in recent weeks.