IND vs BAN Live: Rishabh Pant released from ODI squad; Axar Patel unavailable for selection

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After a long break, the Indian cricket team and Bangladesh’s team are prepared to play ODI series. India will play three one-day internationals against Bangladesh while on a brief tour there. The Indian cricket team has already begun training there and will take on Bangladesh in the opening ODI on Sunday, December 4.

Before the toss for the first one-day international (ODI) between India and Bangladesh, the officials of BCCI confirmed that Rishabh Pant has been released from the ODI squad.

The BCCI Medical Team informed the officials that Rishabh Pant will be unavailable for the Bangladesh series and has been released from the ODI squad. Pant is likely to join team for the Test series, which will be followed after the ODI series. Axar Patel was not available for selection for the first ODI too.

“In consultation with the BCCI Medical Team, Rishabh Pant has been released from the ODI squad. He will join the team ahead of the Test series. No replacement has been sought Axar Patel was not available for selection for the first ODI,” BCCI tweeted.