Mumbai: The team for the upcoming Twenty20 and One Day International (ODI) series against Pakistan has been announced on Sunday. The matches will commence from December 25 and will be played till January 6, 2013.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni will lead the Indian cricket team. The team will play without the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar as he has said his final good bye to the One Day Internationals.
Here's the team announced by the selection committee:
India T20 squad:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Gautam Gambhir, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ashok Dinda, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Parvinder Awana, Piyush Chawla, Ambati Rayudu
India ODI squad:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Ashok Dinda, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shami Ahmed, Amit Mishra
Pakistan T20 squad:
Mohammad Hafeez, Ahmed Shehzad, Asad Ali, Junaid Khan, Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Irfan, Nasir Jamshed, Saeed Ajmal, Shahid Afridi, Shoib Malik, Sohail Tanvir, Umar Akmal, Umar Amin, Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar
Pakistan ODI squad
Misbah-ul-Haq, Anwar Ali, Azhar Ali, Haris Sohail, Imran Farhat, Junaid Khan, Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Hafeez, Nasir Jamshed, Saeed Ajmal, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Wahab Riaz, Younis Khan, Zulfiqar Babar
1st T20: India v Pakistan at Bangalore on December 25, 2012
2nd T20: India v Pakistan at Ahmedabad on December 28, 2012
1st ODI: India v Pakistan at Chennai on December 30, 2012
2nd ODI: India v Pakistan at Kolkata on January 3, 2013
3rd ODI: India v Pakistan at Delhi on January 6, 2013