Praveen, Irfan ruled out of West Indies A series

The injured duo will be replaced by Punjab fast bowler Siddharth Kaul and Karnataka's Vinay Kumar.

New Delhi, Sep 14: Pacers Praveen Kumar and Irfan Pathan have been ruled out of India A's three-match one-day home series against the West Indies A due to injuries.

Praveen and Irfan will be replaced by 23-year-old Punjab fast bowler Siddharth Kaul and Karnataka's Vinay Kumar.Irfan Pathan

"PK and Irfan ruled out of the India A team for the one-day games vs WI 'A', due to injuries. Replacements are Siddharth Kaul and Vinay Kumar," tweeted the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Saturday.

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BCCI also tweeted that Kerala cricketer V.A. Jagadeesh has been added to the India A squad for the second and third four-day games.

"Jagadeesh has been added to the India 'A' squad for the second and third four-day games against West Indies 'A'," added BCCI.

West Indies A will play India A for three one-day, one Twenty20 and three four-day games from September 15 to October 12.

Left handed bat Yuvraj Singh will lead the side in the one-day and T20 matches while Saurashtra batsman Cheteshwar Pujara will lead India A in the four-day series.

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