The Indian cricket team selection for the limited overs series against England will be picked in Mumbai on 6th January. The series involves 3 One day Internationals and 3 T20 match against England starting from 15th January. With many players injured, it provides a chance for the youngsters who have performed at the Under 19 and Ranji Trophy circuit to come into the senior team. Here we look at the 5 youngsters who could come into the squad versus England.
- Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant is one of the youngsters who could come into the squad as an opener and also can also be a back-up wicketkeeper for MS Dhoni. In the ongoing Ranji Trophy season, he is in superb form for Delhi scoring 972 runs in 8 matches with the best score 308. His ability to put pressure on the bowler makes him a dangerous player. He also played for the Under 19 side which participated in the World Cup held in Bangladesh. With Rohit Sharma and Rahane injured, it would be a great chance to test Pant in the One-day International and T20 series against England. He also made his debut in the Indian Premier League season 9.