Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been named captain of the Indian cricket team for the tour of Sri Lanka.
Fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been named as the vice-captain.
India will play a three-match ODI series and a three-match T20 series in Sri Lanka in July.
The first ODI of the series is scheduled for 13 July.
The R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo is set to play host to all six white-ball games. While an official confirmation is awaited, it remains highly unlikely that crowds will be allowed keeping in mind the COVID-19 situation and the recent mishaps endured by IPL and PSL 2021 seasons.
The Indian cricket authorities have decided to name a second-tier squad for the tour of Sri Lanka, as all the top players of the Indian team are scheduled to travel to England for a five-match Test series against England.
India’s squad: Shikhar Dhawan (Captain), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suryakumar Yadav, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Nitish Rana, Ishan Kishan (Wicket-keeper), Sanju Samson (Wicketkeeper), Yuzvendra Chahal, Rahul Chahar, K Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Varun Chakravarthy, Bhuvneshwar Kumar (Vice-captain), Deepak Chahar, Navdeep Saini, Chetan Sakariya
Net Bowlers: Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, Sai Kishore, Simarjeet Singh