Kuldeep Yadav replaces Washington Sundar for T20I series

Off-spinner Washington Sundar has been out of the upcoming T20I series due to a hamstring strain, Kuldeep Yadav replaces him in the Indian Squad.

On Monday, February 14 The BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) as a replacement for injured Off-Spinner Washington Sundar, named Kuldeep Yadav for the upcoming T20I series 3-match. which will be played from February 16 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

The Tamil Nadu all-rounder, Washington Sundar has to be out of the T20I series due to a Hamstring Strain. According to a BCCI release, Sundar was injured with a left hamstring muscle strain. which was happened on Friday at the time he was fielding against the West Indies in the 3rd ODI at Narendra Stadium. He played for India in all the 3 ODIs against the West Indies team. In the Auction of IPL (Indian Premier League), he has been sold to the Sunrisers Hyderabad.


Kuldeep Yadav who will join the 18-man Indian Squad as a replacement for Sundar Washington in the third T20I series was also part of the ODI squad. The left-arm wrist-spinner Kuldeep took up two wickets for India to contribute to India’s victory in the final of the series. He has sealed a deal with Delhi Capitals for the Indian Premier League 2022.

India’s T20I squad: Rohit Sharma (captain), Rishabh Pant (vice-captain) (wicket-keeper), Virat Kohli, Surya Kumar Yadav, Ishan Kishan, Venkatesh Iyer, Shreyas Iyer, Shardul Thakur, Yuzvendra Chahal, Deepak Chahar, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohd. Siraj, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Deepak Hooda, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Kuldeep Yadav.