IND vs BAN 2022: Team India has finally reached Dhaka to play the three-match ODI series & two-match Test series against Bangladesh. Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, and Virat Kohli along with other players who were rested for the New Zealand tour have reached Dhaka today while the players who were a part of the New Zealand tour will join the Indian set-up in Dhaka on Friday. The first match of the ODI series will be played on Sunday in Dhaka.
The India tour of Bangladesh will begin with three-match ODI series followed by two-match Test series. All three matches of the ODI series will be played from December 4 to December 10 in Sher-E-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka while the two-match Test series will be played from December 14 to 26 & at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium & She-E-Bangla Stadium. Rohit Sharma will lead both ODI & test squads in the series. On the other hand, Tamim Iqbal will lead Bangladesh’s ODI squad while they are yet to announce their Test squad.
Coming to India with ODI World Cup 2023 in the big picture India is trying to build a strong squad for the marquee event. They are aiming to test the capabilities of youngsters by including Shahbaz Ahmed, Rajat Patidar, and Rahul Tripathi in the ODI squad. Meanwhile, the Test squad will witness the comeback of India’s veteran player Cheteshwar Pujara. India’s designated all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja who has been out of action due to an injury too will make a comeback to India’s Tets setup. The last time when India faced Bangladesh in a Test fixture was back in 2019.
India is marching into the series on the back of a humiliating 1-0 defeat in the New Zealand ODI series. On the other hand, this will be the first series of Bangladesh after T20 World Cup 2022 where they lost in the Super 12 stage.
India Tour of Bangladesh Full Schedule
|Dec 4, Sunday, 12:30 PM||BAN vs IND 1st ODI||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
|Dec 7, Wednesday, 12:30 PM||BAN vs IND 2nd ODI||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
|Dec 10, Saturday, 12:30 PM||BAN vs IND 3rd ODI||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
|Dec 14-18, 9:30 AM||BAN vs IND 1st Test||Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram|
|Dec 22 – Dec 26, 9:30 AM||BAN vs IND 2nd Test||Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka|
IND vs BAN 2022: India & Bangladesh Squads
India ODI Squad:
Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Rohit Sharma (Captain), Rahul Tripathi, Axar Patel, Shahbaz Ahmed, KL Rahul, Washington Sundar, Rishabh Pant, Ishan Kishan, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Sen
India Test Squad:
Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma (Captain), Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, KL Rahul, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Srikar Bharat, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Shardul Thakur
Bangladesh ODI Squad:
Yasir Ali, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal (Captain), Afif Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Anamul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Nurul Hasan, Litton Das, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain, Nasum Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud
Bangladesh Test Squad: Yet to be announced