Injured MS Dhoni to miss remaining matches in Tri-Series, Kohli to lead in West Indies

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's hamstring injury has ruled him out of the West Indies tri-series and Ambati Rayudu will replace him in the Indian side.

updated: July 02, 2013 12:05 IST
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Bangalore: West Indies tri-series 2013 Injured Dhoni ruled out of tri-seriesAmbati Rayudu will join the Indian squad for the remainder of the Celkon Mobile tri-series in the West Indies after Mahendra Singh Dhoni was ruled out because of a hamstring injury.

Dhoni suffered the injury while batting in the game against West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday (June 30). He received treatment when batting on 20 in the 43rd over and though he went on to score a 35-ball 27, Dhoni didn't come out when India fielded.

In Dhoni's absence, Dinesh Karthik kept wickets and Virat Kohli led the team, which he will now continue to do for the rest of the tournament. (Also read: Kohli says he missed 'calm' Dhoni in tense match vs West Indies)

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