The BCCI announced the squad on Friday morning.
The series begins on March 23. All three matches will be played in Pune.
India’s left-arm yorker sensation Thangarasu Natarajan has passed his fitness Test and joined the team during the fourth T20 International against England in Ahmedabad. Natarajan, who was a stand out player for India on their tour of Australia recently has also made the cut for the ODI squad.
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Natarajan, who was initially included as a net bowler for the Australia tour, was superb during India’s T20 series win in Australia and was also given a Test cap in Brisbane where he got three wickets in the first innings. Natarajan has played 1 Test (3 wickets), 1 ODI (2 wickets), and 3 T20Is (6 wickets) in his career so far.
Suryakumar has been included on the back of his magnificent half-century in the fourth T20I that India won by 8 runs. This was the first time Suryakumar batted for India.
Krunal has played 18 T20I so far and has 121 runs and 14 wickets to his name.
India’s ODI squad for series vs England:
Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), KL Rahul (wicket-keeper), Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Krunal Pandya, Washington Sundar, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Md. Siraj, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur.