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India name squad for Champions Trophy

19 May 2017

Shami, who last played a one-day worldwide in the 2015 World Cup, has recovered from injury and been playing with the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League.

Pace spearhead Shami and batsman Rohit Sharma are the only changes from the team that played England in three one-day internationals this year.

There were doubts about whether India would participate in the Champions Trophy after the BCCI was out-voted in its opposition to the new ICC revenue model.

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"I told them India would be in danger of not playing any worldwide cricket for eight years".

Prasad said that the main players who were discussed at length for selection were Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav, Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur, each of whom has been placed on standby for the tournament.

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The BBCI have called off their threat not to send a team to the Champions Trophy, however, where they will seek to defend their title. Kept faith in 15 Members Squad which will be defeated in England against arch-rivals Pakistan on June 4. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is expected to don the big gloves and also is the sixth batsman in the side.

The middle order looks very strong with the likes of Yuvraj Singh, who also makes a comeback to the Indian squad. "The franchise was magnanimous enough to accept our request to rest him", Prasad explained. The BCCI was outvoted 13-1 last week at the ICC meetings in its bid to stall the new deal which considerably slashes India's share from global events in the 2015-2023 cycle.

"We respect IPL but in the longer format, we have to also consider the English conditions that we are playing in".

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All seven of the other teams taking part in the tournament were announced by the April 25 deadline: England, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Australia, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh.