Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja were the main bowlers for India in the Test series against Sri Lanka. They bowled many overs and took wickets for the team. Now the team management are looking forward to give rest to Ashwin and Jadeja in the ODI series against Sri Lanka, starting from August 20. Fast bowler Mohammed Shami may also be rested from the ODI series.
Spinners like Yuzvendra Chahal, Akshar Patel and Krunal Pandya can be picked in the team, while selection of the yorker specialist Jaspreet Bumrah is almost fixed.
The Indian team has a busy schedule in this session. The team has to play limited overs matches consistently. The team has to play against Australia and New Zealand after this series. After that Sri Lankan team will visit India. The team will go to South Africa in the new year and then participate in the Independence Cup in Sri Lanka. After that, IPL 2018 will be started.
Considering the availability of players, the upcoming ODI and T-20 series will be very important.