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KL Rahul Corona Positive: KL Rahul Corona infected, doubts about playing T20 series against West Indies

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Fully fit after surgery in Germany, Rahul was preparing to return to international cricket. He is currently practicing at the National Cricket Academy (NCA), Bangalore. However, now big news related to him has come out.

The three-match ODI series between India and West Indies is starting on July 22. After this, a five-match T20 series will be played from July 29. Several senior players have been rested for the ODI series. At the same time, many players will return to the team for the T20 series. These include players like captain Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, and Hardik Pandya. KL Rahul is also making a comeback to Team India after injury. He was injured after IPL. However, another big news related to Rahul has come out.

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly informed about KL Rahul’s corona infection after the Apex Council meeting. He was battling a groin injury. He recently had a hernia operation in Germany. After this, Rahul was preparing to return to international cricket.
For this, he is practicing at the National Cricket Academy (NCA), Bangalore. He had to pass the fitness test at the NCA to go on the Windies tour. However, now he has been found corona infected. Apart from this, Ganguly also told that a player included in the women’s cricket team for the Commonwealth Games was also positive. However, he did not name the player.
In such a situation, questions are also being raised on his availability for the West Indies tour. He is to leave for the Windies tour in a few days. In such a situation, now the sword is hanging in his play. They will have to bring at least two negative reports to go on tour. Now Kl Rahul’s tour of the WestIndies will depend on his recovery.

Post-IPL has not been a good time for Rahul. After the IPL, he was appointed captain for the home series against South Africa. However, he was injured just before the series and was ruled out of the series. Now before returning to the Windies tour, he has fallen ill once again.

Rahul recently shared a video of him facing Jhulan Goswami’s balls in the nets. During recovery, Rahul wrote – A few weeks were difficult, but the surgery was successful. I’m doing fine The road to my recovery has begun. Thank you for your messages and prayers. see you soon.
Rahul is India’s key batsman in the T20 format
Rahul has been one of India’s finest scorers in the T20 format. He is expected to play a key role in the upcoming T20 World Cup to be held in Australia. The 30-year-old has played 42 Tests, 42 ODIs, and 56 T20Is for India in the last eight years.

Indian squad for ODI series against Windies: Shikhar Dhawan (capt), Ravindra Jadeja (vice-captain), Rituraj Gaikwad, Shubman Gill, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan (wk), Sanju Samson (wk), Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Avesh Khan, Famous Krishna, Mohammad Siraj, Arshdeep Singh.

Indian squad for T20I series against West Indies:

Rohit Sharma (captain), Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul (depending on recovery), Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravi Bishnoi, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
West Indies vs India ODI series schedule
1st ODI: Queen’s Park Oval, 22 July
2nd ODI: Queen’s Park Oval, July 24
3rd ODI: Queen’s Park Oval, July 27

West Indies vs India T20 Series Schedule
1st T20: Trinidad, 29 July
2nd T20: St Kitts, August 1
3rd T20: St Kitts, August 2
4th T20: Lauderhill, Florida, August 6
Fifth T20: Lauderhill, Florida, August 7

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