India vs New Zealand: Shreyas Iyer ruled out of 3-match ODI series
Shreyas Iyer has been ruled out of the three-match ODI series against New Zealand due to a back injury, the BCCI said on Tuesday.
The All-India Senior Selection Committee has confirmed Madhya Pradesh batter Rajat Patidar as his replacement.
In an official statement released by the BCCI, it has been confirmed that the 28-year-old will be heading to the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore for his recovery and rehabilitation.
UPDATE – Team India batter Shreyas Iyer has been ruled out of the upcoming 3-match ODI series against New Zealand due to a back injury.
Rajat Patidar has been named as his replacement.
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India is set to play the first ODI against New Zealand in Hyderabad on 18th January 2023.
India’s updated ODI squad against New Zealand: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan (wk), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, KS Bharat (wk), Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Rajat Patidar, Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umran Malik.