- Five match T20 series will be played from 29 July to 7 August
- KL Rahul has not played any international match since February
- KL Rahul was also found corona infected last week
IND vs WIThe Indian team will play a five-match T20 series against West Indies from July 29. The team for this series had already been announced and the place of Kuldeep Yadav and KL Rahul was kept dependent on fitness. Rahul was recovering at the NCA and had recently also come from Germany for his groin injury treatment. Everyone expected that he would make a comeback in the T20 series, but now there are reports that he may be out of the entire T20 series i.e. all five matches.
KL Rahul has not been seen on the cricket field since IPL. He last played an international match for India on 9 February 2022 in the home ODI series against West Indies itself. At the same time, he played the last T20 match against New Zealand in November 2021. He last played in the Test match against South Africa earlier this year. For him to stay away from the international circuit for a long time could also threaten his T20 World Cup venue.
What is the latest update on KL Rahul?
Let us tell you that last week KL Rahul was also found corona infected. After which his isolation period was to end on July 27, but according to the information, the BCCI medical team has asked him to take rest for one more week. For this reason, KL Rahul may be ruled out of all matches of the upcoming five-match T20 series against West Indies. It is also being said that his comeback will probably only happen in the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe on August 18, 20 and 22.
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KL Rahul was appointed as the captain of the team for the five-match T20I series against South Africa and vice-captain for the tour of England after the IPL. He was not part of the team on all these consecutive occasions. He was expected to join the team on the upcoming tour of West Indies. But Corona dashed these hopes too. In the absence of this star player, only Rishabh Pant can be seen opening with Rohit Sharma in the T20 series. Ishan Kishan is also present with the team as an opening option.
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