Wednesday 28 May 2014 

Gambhir Returns, Raina To Lead

Gautam Gambhir plays a shot
Gautam Gambhir has made a return to India's Test squad
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Suresh Raina will captain India during their One-Day International series in Bangladesh and Gautam Gambhir has been handed a recall ahead of the tour of England.

MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Ravindra Jadeja and Rohit Sharma are rested for the ODIs in Bangladesh betwen 15th and 19th June and the squad also includes a recall for Robin Uthappa and call-ups for other players who have impressed in the recent Indian Premier League.

Kedhar Jadhav, Akshar Patel and Parvez Rasool are included in an inexperienced squad which will be led by Raina, as is Wriddhiman Saha.

Dhoni and Kohli return ahead of India's tour of England to play five Tests and opener Gambhir is in the squad to add much-needed experience to the top of the order.

India ODI squad: Suresh Raina (captain), Stuart Binny, Kedhar Jadhav, Amit Mishra, Akshar Patel, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Parvez Rasool, Ambati Rayudu, Wriddhiman Saha, Mohit Sharma, Manoj Tiwary, Robin Uthappa, Ranganath Vinay Kumar, Umesh Yadav

India Test squad: MS Dhoni (captain), Varun Aaron, Ravichandran Ashwin, Stuart Binny, Shikhar Dhawan, Gautam Gambhir, Ravindra Jadeja, Virat Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ishwar Pandey, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma, Rohit Sharma, Pankaj Singh, Murali Vijay

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Fixtures & Results
15th June: 1st ODI, Dhaka
India 153-3 (Rahane 64, Uthappa 50) beat
Bangladesh 272-9 by seven wickets (D/L)
17th June: 2nd ODI, Dhaka
India 105 (Taskin Ahmed 5-28) beat
Bangladesh 58 (Binny 6-4) by 47 runs (D/L)
19th June: 3rd ODI, Dhaka
India 119-9 (Shakib Al Hasan 3-27) v Bangladesh
No result - rain