New Delhi. IPL 2022 is about to end. Only 5 matches are left out of 74. Indian team captain Rohit Sharma’s team has been out of the 15th season of the T20 league. The Mumbai Indians team led by him finished at the bottom of the table. Rohit’s bat also remained silent. He could not score a single half-century. The final of the T20 league is to be held on 29 May. Meanwhile, the preparations for the international matches of Team India have started. Next month, he has to play a 5-match T20 series from South Africa at home from June 9.
According to Inside Sports, Rohit Sharma has sought a break from the BCCI after the IPL. A senior official said that yes Rohit has asked for a break. It can be understood. He played all the matches of the league for Mumbai. In such a situation, he wants to be refreshed before the tour of England. The selectors are soon going to choose the team for the series against South Africa, the tour of England and the T20 series against Ireland.
2 teams will be selected
The T20 series against South Africa is to be played from 9 to 19 June. For this series, the young team under the leadership of Shikhar Dhawan can be given a chance. Senior players will be given rest. The senior team will leave for England around June 15. He has to play the only Test there from July 1. This is the last match of the series held last year, which could not be played due to Corona. The Indian team is ahead 2-1 in the series.
The team also has to play 3 T20 and 3 ODI matches in England. Apart from this, there are 2 T20 matches against Ireland on 26 and 28 June. In this too only young players will enter. VVS Laxman can go to Ireland as a coach.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : May 22, 2022, 15:45 IST