Indian national cricket team will take on the West Indies in their final series of 2019. The two teams are scheduled to play three T20Is and three ODIs. (More Cricket News)
Captain Virat Kohli, who was rested from the three-match T20I series against Bangladesh, will return to lead the side. The series will also witness the return of Mohammed Shami, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja in the limited-overs formats.
Besides, India are likely to test talented Shivam Dube during the series. The 26-year-old has been named in both the ODI and T20I squads. Opener Shikhar Dhawan, who was named in the original squads, has been replaced by Sanju Samson.
For the Windies, Kieron Pollard will continue to lead both the ODI and T20I sides. They are the reigning World T20 champions.
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Here's everything you need to know about the series:
India vs West Indies - T20I schedule
December 6: 1st T20I at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad (7:00 PM IST)
December 8: 2nd T20I at Greenfield International Stadium, Thiruvananthapuram (7:00 PM IST)
December 11: 3rd T20I at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai (7:00 PM IST)
India vs West Indies - ODI schedule
December 15: 1st ODI at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai (2:00 PM IST)
December 18: 2nd ODI at Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam (2:00 PM IST)
December 22: 3rd ODI at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack (2:00 PM IST)
India ODI: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan (replaced by Sanju Samson), KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Shivam Dube, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
India T20I Squad: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan (replaced by Sanju Samson), KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
West Indies ODI: Sunil Ambris, Shai Hope, Khary Pierre, Rostan Chase, Alzarri Joseph, Kieron Pollard (captain), Sheldon Cottrell, Brandon King, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Evin Lewis, Romario Shepherd, Jason Holder, Keemo Paul, Hayden Walsh Jr.
West Indies T20I: Fabian Allen, Brandon King, Denesh Ramdin, Sheldon Cottrell, Evin Lewis, Sherfane Rutherford, Shimron Hetmyer, Khary Pierre, Lendl Simmons, Jason Holder, Kieron Pollard (C), Hayden Walsh Jr, Keemo Paul, Nicholas Pooran, Kesrick Williams.
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