Following a poor show in the recently concluded Twenty20 World Cup 2010, Indian selectors decided to rest a number of senior members of the squad including captain MS Dhoni, while some others were unavailable for selection due to injuries.
Suresh Raina, who is going to lead
He told The Telegraph, “We have some very good medium pacers. Umesh Yadav, Vinay Kumar and Ashok Dinda have done well in domestic cricket to earn their place in the side. The
In the absence of some of the senior bowlers, Indian pace attack gets a new look. The pace attack incorporates Umesh Yadav, Ashok Dinda, Pankaj Singh and Vinay Kumar, and neither of them has previous experience of representing India one-day international. Dinda and Kumar played just 1 T20 international for
Though they are inexperienced on international circuit, all of them performed very well in the domestic tournaments. Selectors called them up having been impressed by their performances in the tournaments like IPL.