Rohit was already supposed to play from the second T20I but since he missed out on the Test match, he is available from the first game.
Skipper for South Africa T20Is, Rahul was ruled out of the series owing to a right groin injury on June 8.
On the very first ball of his spell, Lyon got an excessive amount of turn and bounce from the surface, leaving Sri Lankan batters surprised.
As per the ESPNcricinfo, Shakib was originally named in all three formats squads, but now it appears he will quit the tour after the T20Is against West Indies.
The last pacer-captain that India had was the great Kapil Dev, who was removed from captaincy in 1987. Since then India has never had a speed merchant leading the team in traditional cricket.
Deepak Hooda top-scored with a 104 while Sanju Samson contributed 77 to take India to the huge total.
New Zealand Cricket announced a busy home schedule for the upcoming summer on Tuesday, with the Black Caps hosting a total of five different international teams between October and April.
Rohit Sharma had tested positive for COVID-19 following a Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) conducted on Saturday.
He dismissed Ireland skipper Andrew Balbirnie on the fifth delivery of the innings and completed his 34th powerplay wicket in T20I.
Blistering knocks by Deepak Hooda and Hardik guided Team India to a seven-wicket over Ireland, in a rain-curtailed first T20I of the two-match series, here at Malahide Cricket Club Ground on Sunday.
Mitchell achieved this landmark during the third and the final Test against England at Headingley, Leeds on Friday.
West Indies were heading into the finals as favourites, having won the previous two world cups in 1975 and 1979.
Rashid, a practicing Muslim, will fly to Saudi Arabia on Saturday, which means he will also miss the latter stages of Yorkshire’s T20 Blast campaign.
Rohit Sharma has completed his 15 years in international cricket for India. He made his ODI debut for the national side on this day in 2007 against Ireland in Belfast.
Kieron Pollard has been ruled out of the T20 Blast but is expected to be fit in time to play in the Hundred.
With the BBL 12 scheduled to start in December, the draft is expected to take place in the next few months.
Kohli, the former India captain, on Tuesday shared pictures from his training session on the Koo app. “Practice well. Stay happy,” Kohli captioned the post on the Koo app.
Ravichandran Ashwin is likely going to miss the four-day practice match against Leicestershire starting Friday but could be available for the rescheduled fifth Test match at the Edgbaston.
Hardik has recently made a comeback into the India squad during the T20I series against South Africa, making some vital contributions.