India to drop Shami, Umran Malik will replace him


New Delhi: After a 1-0 defeat against New Zealand, the Indian team entered Bangladesh for the three ODI series. The two will play their first ODI match on December 4, 2022. Even before the first match of the series, the Indian team suffered a major setback. Moreover, the star bowler of the team, Mohammad Shami, was out of the series due to an injury. Umran Malik joined the team in his place.

Shami suffers a shoulder injury

In a statement, BCCI said that “Fast bowler Mohd. Shami suffered a shoulder injury during training ahead of the ODI series against Bangladesh. He is currently under the care of the NCA BCCI Medical Team in Bengaluru and will not be able to participate in the three-match series. The All-India Senior Selection Committee appointed Umran Malik as Shami’s replacement.

IND vs BAN Head to Head in ODI

Talking about the record of ODI matches played between India and Bangladesh, it shows the dominance of the Indian team. Both have faced each other in total 35 times in ODIs (matches scored). India’s record in this is very good. Indian cricket team has won 30 times while Bangladesh has defeated India in only 5 ODIs. The Indian team has visited Bangladesh 4 times in a row, out of which they have won 3 times.

Team India and Bangladesh

Indian ODI Team: Rohit Sharma (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Washington Sundar, Akshar Patel, Shahbaz Ahmed, KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant, Ishan Kishan, Shardul Thakur, Umran Malik, Mohd. Siraj, Deepak Chahar, Kuldeep Sen

Bangladesh ODI Team: Yasir Ali, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Afif Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan Miraj, Liton Das, Anamul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Nurul Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Hasan Mahmood, Abadot Hossain,

IND vs BAN series schedule

All the three matches of the ODI series between India and Bangladesh will be played on December 4, 7 and 10. After that, the test series will be played between the two teams. The first test match of the series will be played from December 14, the second test match from December 22. Rohit Sharma will lead India in both the series.

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