On Tuesday, Krunal Pandya was tested positive. Later, he was shifted to another hotel. The team management has tested all players who have been closely associated with Krunal.
As per the ANI, Krunal Pandya, Hardik Pandya, Suryakumar Yadav, Prithvi Shaw, Deepak Chahar, Gowtham, Ishan Kishan, Chahal won’t be available for the second and third T20 against Sri Lanka. The second T20 will be played tonight and the third ODI will be played tomorrow.
According to the latest reports, Shikhar Dhawan will lead the team as he is absolutely fine and fit. One of the Uncapped players Ruturaj Gaekwad and Paddikal will open innings with Skipper Shikhar Dhawan in the remaining T20Is.
In place of aforesaid players, Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, Sai Kishore, Simarjeet Singh are said to be included in the final eleven of team India for the second and third T20 against Sri Lanka.
The confirmation about the final eleven of the Indian team will be known before the toss.