Team India’s wicket-keeper batsman KL Rahul has been ruled out of the finals of IPL and World Test Championship. Now BCCI has announced his replacement. Wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan has been included in the team in place of KL Rahul.
Significantly, while fielding in the match against RCB, K.L Rahul’s thigh got hurt. After this, he had announced in Instagram that he would undergo surgery on his thigh.
According to the information given by the BCCI, Ishan Kishan has got an entry in the team in place of KL Rahul. Whereas Mukesh Kumar, Ruturaj Gaikwad and Suryakumar Yadav have been selected as standbys. Significantly, during a match in IPL 2023, Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul was injured and ruled out of the entire tournament. There was news of an injury to his thigh. After this, he also withdrew his name from the final of the World Test Championship.
Giving its official information, BCCI has now told his replacement. At the same time, Jaydev Unadkat also got hurt but he is present in the squad.
India Team for WTC Final:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, KS Bharat (Wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper)
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Mukesh Kumar, Suryakumar Yadav