Team India will play 35 ODIs in 2023, starting with an upcoming three-match series against Sri Lanka on home soil.With emphasis on the workload management of the players, the NCA will work in duo with the 10 IPL franchises, in order to keep a track of the fitness of the players.
The meeting was held to review Team India’s performance in 2022, which saw failing to win both, the Asia Cup, as well as the T20 World Cup.
Earlier, through an official notification, the BCCI announced the key takeaways from the meeting.
“The roadmap for the upcoming ODI World Cup in India was discussed at the meeting, along with issues related to player availability and workload management,” the BCCI had said in an official statement.
Key conclusions taken at Team India’s study panel
- One of the key decisions taken at the meeting is that occurring players will now have to play a “substantial domestic season” to be eligible for selection to the national team.
- The Yo-Yo Test and Dexa will now be part of the selection benchmarks and applied in the central pool of players’ customised roadmaps.
- With the Men’s FTP and preparations for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 in mind, the NCA will collaborate with the IPL franchisee to track the targeted Indian players competing in IPL 2023.