The euphoria of the Champions Trophy victory has hardly settled down, and India are already preparing for their next challenge – the tri series in West Indies, with the third team being familiar opponents Sri Lanka.
All-rounder Irfan Pathan has been ruled out of the upcoming Celkon Mobile Cup Tri-Series in West Indies because of a hamstring injury. The 28-year-old Pathan has been replaced by Bengal fast bowler Shami Ahmed.
West Indies have dropped former Captain Ramnaresh Sarwan from its 13-man squad for the first half of the upcoming Tri-nation Series at home. Sarwan along with fast bowler Jason Holder is the only player to be dropped from the Champions Trophy Squad.
Sri Lanka has made two changes to their Champions Trophy squad for the upcoming Tri-Series in West Indies. Tillakaratne Dilshan is out of the tournament because of the calf muscle injury he sustained during the Semi-Final against India.