Sri Lanka vs India: Shikhar Dhawan replaces Murali Vijay in Virat Kohli-led Test side | Memsaab.com

Shikhar Dhawan has made a comeback to the Indian squad for the Test series against Sri Lanka as Murali Vijay, on Monday, was ruled out of the three-match series.

The Tamil Nadu opener, who sustained a wrist injury during the four Test series against Steve Smith-led Australia, complained of wrist pain during India’s preparatory match.

The Tamil Nadu opener, who sustained a wrist injury during the four Test series against Steve Smith-led Australia, complained of wrist pain during India’s preparatory match.
The All-India Senior Selection Committee on Monday named Shikhar Dhawan as the replacement for injured Murali Vijay in the Test team.
 

Which is scheduled to travel to Sri Lanka for a three-match Test series,” BCCI said in a media release.

Which is scheduled to travel to Sri Lanka for a three-match Test series,” BCCI said in a media release.
“Vijay, who had suffered a wrist injury during Australia’s tour of India, has complained of pain in his right wrist, while playing a preparatory match.

The BCCI medical team has therefore advised that Vijay should continue his rehabilitation program,” added the Indian cricket board.

The BCCI medical team has therefore advised that Vijay should continue his rehabilitation program,” added the Indian cricket board.
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The first Test between Sri Lanka and Virat Kohli-led Indian side will commence on July 26 in Galle.