Hardik Pandya To Lead India In Ireland T20Is, Rahul Tripathi Named In Squad

Hardik Pandya will lead the Indian team, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been named vice-captain

The BCCI on Wednesday announced Team India's squad for the upcoming two-match T20I series against Ireland, starting June 26th in Malahide.

Hardik Pandya will lead the Indian team, while Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been named vice-captain.

He is currently a part of the team for the ongoing five-match T20I series against South Africa.

Maharashtra batter Rahul Tripathi has earned his maiden call-up after missing out on selection for the South Africa T20Is.

Suryakumar Yadav and Sanju Samson will also return to the side.Umran Malik, who got his maiden India call-up for the ongoing South Africa series, has also been retained in the squad.