Ishan Kishan plays for Mumbai Indians in IPL. (Mumbai Indians/Twitter)
Team India has been announced for Sri Lanka tour (India vs Sri Lanka). The team has to play a series of three ODIs and three T20 matches there. Ishan Kishan has also got a place in the team. He can make his ODI debut here.
New Delhi. Team India is ready to go on a tour of Sri Lanka under the leadership of Shikhar Dhawan. Team India has to play a series of three ODIs and three T20 matches there. Due to the senior players being on the tour of England, young players have been selected for the tour. Rahul Dravid has been made the coach of the team. Wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan has also got a place in the team. He can make his ODI debut here. His T20 debut was brilliant.
22-year-old Ishan Kishan got a chance to make his international debut in the T20 series against England in March. He had proved himself by scoring a half-century in the very first match. But an incident happened to him five years ago, which he would not like to remember. In 2016, he hit an auto in Patna with his car. After this, angry people beat him up. Not only this, their clothes were also torn. The matter had even reached the police. The ODI matches in Sri Lanka will be held on July 13, 16 and 18, while the T20 matches will be held on July 21, 23 and 25.
Has scored 4 centuries in List A
After a great start in T20 International, this important player of Mumbai Indians can also be given a chance in the ODI series on Sri Lanka tour. Ishan Kishan has scored 2549 runs in 77 List A matches at an average of 37. Has scored 4 centuries and 12 half-centuries. Talking about the overall T20 career, Ishaan has scored 2505 runs in 102 matches at an average of 28. Has scored 2 centuries and 13 half-centuries. Talking about his first class career, he has scored 2665 runs in 44 matches at an average of 38. Has scored 5 centuries and 15 half-centuries.Team India for Sri Lanka tour: Shikhar Dhawan (captain), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (vice-captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Rituraj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, Krishnappa Gautam, Krunal Pandya , Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakraborty, Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini and Chetan Sakaria.
Net Bowler: Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, Sai Kishore and Simarjit Singh.