Batter Shikhar Dhawan will lead India within the upcoming ODI sequence in opposition to South Africa on residence soil, sources inside Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) instructed ANI. The captaincy shall be handed over to Dhawan as T20 World Cup-bound gamers are prone to be rested, the sources added. The eighth version of the ICC T20 World Cup is about to happen from October 16 to November 13 this yr in Australia. Moreover, VVS Laxman is prone to be with the staff as a coach in absence of head coach Rahul Dravid.
India will play three T20Is and three ODIs in opposition to South Africa beginning September 28.
The first T20I shall be held in Thiruvananthapuram on September 28. The second T20I shall be performed on October 2 at Guwahati, adopted by the final T20I at Indore on October 4.
The motion will then shift to Lucknow on sixth October the place the ODI sequence will get underway, the place Shikhar Dhawan will lead the squad.
Ranchi and Delhi will host the second and third ODI, respectively, on October 9 and 11.
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