Bumrah is all set to lead Indian squad Prasiddh Krishna also returns to the Indian Squad. Indian Pace Bowling Master Jasprit Bumrah, who was out due to injuries, has returned to the Indian team after ten months. He will lead the team in the three T20I series against Ireland in Dublin.The last game Jasprit Bumrah played was on September 25, 2022, in Hyderabad versus Australia.This series of three matches will be played from 18 to 23 August.
Bumrah’s Return from injury: Bumrah had an operation in New Zealand for a back injury. Then he was in rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy. The fast bowler bowled 10 overs of his quota in the recent match against Mumbai at Alur. The selectors have also included Karnataka fast bowler Prasidh Krishna in the squad. The right-arm fast bowler last played an ODI against Zimbabwe last August. Then he underwent an operation for a stress fracture.Ruturaj Gaikwad has been appointed as the vice-captain of the team.
Squad : Jasprit Bumrah (captain), Ruturaj Gaikwad (vice-captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Tilak Verma, Rinku Singh, Sanju Samson (wk), Jitesh Sharma (wk), Shivam Dubey, Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Ravi Bishnoi, Prasiddh Krishna, Arshdeep Singh, Mukesh Kumar, Avesh Khan.