Virat Kohli gets a Paternity Leave from BCCI:- Indian star cricketer and skipper Virat Kohli is happily married to actress Anushka Sharma. The duo is an inspiration for many and they look adorable. The star couple is expected their first baby early next year. Virat Kohli along with Team India will be touring to Australia in December and would be busy till the end of January 2021. With his wife expecting a baby in January, the Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) accepted Virat Kohli's request for paternity leave. Virat placed a request before BCCI to allow him a leave so that he can back after the day-night test.
Virat Kohli will miss three tests in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. BCCI which finalized the team for the three formats has made enough changes now considering the injuries of some of the players. Here is the revised Indian squad for the three formats:
ODI squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, KL Rahul (vice-captain & wicket-keeper), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Mayank Agarwal, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur, Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper).
Test squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Prithvi Shaw, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Shubman Gill, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, R. Ashwin, Mohd Siraj.
T20I squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Mayank Agarwal, KL Rahul (vice-captain and wicket-keeper), Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Sanju Samson (wicket-keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd. Shami, Navdeep Saini, Deepak Chahar, T Natarajan.