“Where is Sanju Samson”, Twitter reacts as BCCI announces India’s ODI squad for Sri Lanka series

On Tuesday, BCCI announced India’s T20I and ODI squads for next month’s assignment against Sri Lanka. The two teams will be involved in 3 T20Is and 3 ODIs. Here, we take a look at how Twitter reacted as BCCI announces India‘s ODI squad for the Sri Lanka series next month.

BCCI announces India’s ODI squad for the Sri Lanka series next month

BCCI has made some notable changes with respect to the ODI squads. One of the major highlights is that Shikhar Dhawan has not been included, which suggests that he might not be considered from now on. Hardik Pandya is the vice-captain of the squad. This has given a hint about the future of the Indian white-ball team. Rishabh Pant has not been included in the squad. The southpaw is also not in the T20I squad. It is not clear if he has been rested or dropped. Sanju Samson is also not there in the ODI squad sheet. Here is a look at the squad for the ODI series:

India squad for the series against SL: Rohit Sharma (C), Hardik Pandya (VC), Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Suryakumar Yadav, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Ishan Kishan, Washington Sundar, Yuzi Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.


Twitter reacts to the squad selection

Meanwhile, Twitter was active after BCCI made the announcement. In recent times, India’s performances have been poor. The team lost to Bangladesh in the recent ODI series. The ODI World Cup will happen in 2023 in India. Having not won the trophy in a while, the hosts will be desperate to win the competition. Hence, fans are curious as to how the preparation for the same is ongoing. The squad for the SL series is a hint of Team India’s plans. On that note, here is a look at how Twitter reacted:



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