Jasprit Bumrah will not be available for the upcoming three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka. The Indian fast bowler was scheduled to join the team in Guwahati, but it has been determined that he needs more time to build his bowling endurance. This decision has been made as a precautionary measure.
The All-India Senior Selection Committee has not chosen a substitute for Jasprit Bumrah and will play with the updated squad as listed here. India will play their first ODI against Sri Lanka on January 10th in Guwahati.
Jasprit Bumrah has been a key member of the Indian national team since making his debut in 2016. He is a right-arm fast bowler known for his accuracy and ability to generate late swing.
In One Day International (ODI) cricket, Bumrah has played 77 matches and taken 119 wickets at an average of 22.20. His best figures in an ODI match are 5 wickets for 27 runs, which he achieved against West Indies in 2018. Bumrah has also played a key role in several important victories for India in ODI matches, including the 2019 Cricket World Cup where he was one of the leading wicket-takers for the team.
India’s updated squad for Sri Lanka ODIs
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya (VC), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
ODI Schedule for Sri Lanka Tour of India, 2023