Rohit Sharma to Lead India in T20I Series Against Afghanistan Return of Ro-Ko Duo After 14 Months

Indian cricket fans can rejoice as Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma make a comeback to T20 International (T20I) action after 14 months. The positive news was confirmed with the announcement of the 16-member squad for the T20I series against Afghanistan. Rohit Sharma will lead the team, bringing experience, leadership skills Helps to the Stellar Performance for India in T20I.

Ro-Ko Reunion:

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, popularly known as Ro-Ko, make a highly awaited return to the Indian T20I squad after a hiatus of 14 months.

India in T20I

Captaincy Duties:

Rohit Sharma takes charge as the captain, bringing his wealth of experience and successful captaincy stints in various formats of the game.

Squad Composition:

Youngsters like Rinku Singh, Jitesh Sharma, and Shivam Dube get a chance to showcase their skills in the T20I series.

Wicketkeeping Options:

Jitesh Sharma and Sanju Samson will handle the wicketkeeping duties, adding depth to the squad.

Spin Attack:

Consistently, Kuldeep Yadav and Ravi Bishnoi add variety to the spin department, complementing the experienced Washington Sundar and Axar Patel.

Pace Battery:

Additionally, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh, and Mukesh Kumar form the pace trio, aiming to provide the team with early breakthroughs and control in the death overs.

Strategic Spin Options:

Furthermore, With spinners like Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Rashid Khan in Afghanistan’s squad, the series promises to be an intriguing battle between bat and ball.


Indian SquadAfghanistan Squad
Rohit Sharma (C)Ibrahim Zadran (C)
Shubman GillRahmanullah Gurbaz (WK)
Yashasvi JaiswalIkram Alikhil (WK)
Virat KohliHazratullah Zazai
Tilak VarmaRahmat Shah
Rinku SinghNajibullah Zadran
Jitesh Sharma (WK)Mohammad Nabi
Sanju Samson (WK)Karim Janat
Shivam DubeAzmaullah Omarzai
Washington SundarSharafuddin Ashraf
Axar PatelMujeeb Ur Rahman
Ravi BishnoiFazal Haq Farooqi
Kuldeep YadavFareed Ahmad
Arshdeep SinghNaveen Ul Haq
Avesh KhanNoor Ahmad
Mukesh KumarMohammad Saleem
Qais Ahmad
Gulbadin Naib
Rashid Khan

The T20I series More over promises thrilling contests, with the battle between India’s batting powerhouse and Afghanistan’s spin prowess

Rohit Sharma leading India against Afghanistan sets the stage for a thrilling series. The blend of experience and youth, along with the return of key players, promises an exciting cricketing spectacle. Emerging talents have the opportunity to shine on the international stage, making this series a significant moment in Indian cricket.