Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been rested for the full five-match One-Day International series against the West Indies and Sachin Tendulkar for the first three matches to be played at Cuttack (Nov. 29), Visakhapatnam (Dec.2) and Ahmedabad (Dec.5).
Virender Sehwag has been named the captain. Yuvraj Singh, who was dropped for the third Test, has informed the BCCI that he is not fit and need not be considered for the five-match series.
The team for first three ODIs: Virender Sehwag (captain), Gautam Gambhir, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Suresh Raina, Manoj Tiwary, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Parthiv Patel, R. Ashwin, Praveen Kumar, R. Vinay Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Varun Aaron, Rahul Sharma . — Special Correspondent