IND vs AFG: Virat Kohli to Skip Opening T20I Against Afghanistan

Virat Kohli's Personal Absence

Kohli set to miss first T20I against Afghanistan due to personal reasons, coach Rahul Dravid confirms.

Will return in Subsequent Matches

Kohli will be available for the next two T20 matches

Kohli's Last T20 Appearance

His last T20 was in November 2022, during the T20 World Cup semifinal.

India's Path to T20I World Cup: Increased Confusion, less solutions

India faces uncertainty on the road to T20I World Cup success.

Will Kohli and Rohit form the opening pair?

Dravid considers Kohli-Rohit opening, prioritizing performance over left-right combinations.

Lack of preparation for T20 World Cup?

Limited time to prepare for T20 World Cup; amid busy schedule.

Ishan's path back through domestic cricket.

Ishan Kishan out after break request; Dravid open to return upon domestic performance.