India’s White Ball Captain Rohit Sharma missed out on India’s tour of South Africa due to a hamstring injury. As per the PTI, he will be back with the Sri Lanka tour of India, which will start from 25th February onwards.
BCCI may announce Rohit Sharma as the Test Captain of team India. Cheteshwara Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane are unlikely to play, Hanuma Vihari and Shreyas Iyer are likely to replace their positions in the middle-order.
In this series, Sri Lanka will play two Test matches and three T20s with team India. The first test starts on 25th Feb at Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru and the second test is on 5th March, Punjab Cricket Association IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali. And the T20s will be played on 13th, 15th, and 18th March at Mohali, Dharamsala, and Lucknow.