Mumbai, Feb 15 (PTI) Batsman K L Rahul was Friday reviewed for the ODI and T20 home arrangement against Australia yet the selectors dropped Dinesh Karthik while picking newbie leg-spinner Mayank Markande as the new face.
India will play two T20 Internationals and five ODIs, beginning February 24, in what will be their last worldwide task before the World Cup, which starts in England on May 30.
Rahul battled his way back after two or three great innings for India An against England Lions in the two informal Tests, which closed hours previously the national choice council met here.
Fighting detached structure in Australia, the opener was gotten back to after the unpleasant remarks on ladies in a TV syndicated program, following which he was approached to recover his structure by focusing on household cricket.
The 21-year-old Markande was compensated not long after his five-wicket pull, which controlled India A to an innings and 68-run triumph over England Lions in the second informal Test.
The Andhra player has likewise been a piece of the IPL establishment Mumbai Indians.
The oversight of Karthik is a marker with respect to who among Rishabh Pant and the Tamil Nadu player will load up the Heathrow-bound trip as a master batsman-cum-second-wicketkeeper for the World Cup.
Gasp has discovered a spot in both the squads.