Jadeja dropped, Axar back for last two ODIs


Ergo, Ravindra Jadeja has been dropped, who was in fact, called forth owing to the former's injury.

Shikhar Dhawan will take no part in the ODI series against Australia after he was not named in India's squad for the last two ODIs.

In case you didn't know.

. After beating the visitors in a rain-curtailed game in Chennai, they made it eight ODI wins in a row at Kolkata on the back of Virat Kohli's 92 and Kuldeep Yadav's hat-trick.

Team India now have nine successive victories in ODIs under Virat Kohli's captaincy and with Indore victory they have momentarily reclaimed the No. 1 spot on the ICC ODI Team rankings chart. I know it won't happen every single day, but at least that mindset is there.

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It was the only change in the squad as selectors has chose to stick with the winning combination.

The last two ODI's will be played at Bengaluru and Nagpur on 28 September and 1 October respectively. Ajinkya Rahane will be the opener for the final two ODIs as the hosts are looking to conquer Australia in the final two ODIs as well making a clean sweep. While the likes of Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh, in particular, will be disappointed to have not made the cut, you can certainly understand where the selectors are coming from. Patel did not make it into the 15-man squad against Australia because he was twisted his ankle on the Sri Lanka tour and therefore given rest.

Dhawan has not featured after being given leave to support his wife, who is recovering after falling ill and subsequently undergoing surgery.