There will be concerns here and there (about bowling) which is fine. We got to trust our boys. These are the best 15 in the country and that is why they are there in the squad, Hardik said.
Bumrah, who was suffering from back injury and Harshal, who had a side strain, had done an intense rehabilitation programme at the National Cricket Academy.
Last April-May, Arshdeep Singh was trending every time he had the white kookaburra in his hands.
Vice-captain K.L. Rahul also returns for the tournament in the UAE from August 27 to September 11 after missing all of India's fixtures since the end of the IPL in May with Covid and injury.
Rahul, who did not feature in the T20 series against the West Indies due to COVID-19, has recuperated from his sports hernia surgery, and is back as vice-captain.
The Indian squad for the continental championship will be selected on Monday, but it is still not clear if the official announcement will happen on the day.
While India clinched a narrow 2-1 triumph in what was a thrilling ODI series, star pacer Bumrah was forced to miss the final match owing to back spasms, which cost him his top spot.
Reece Topley registers best bowling figures at Lord's as England beat India by 100 runs in second ODI
Chasing the target of 247 runs, India were shot out for 146 in 38.5 overs with none of the visiting batters making any notable contribution.
K L Rahul, who recently underwent surgery for a sports hernia, and Kuldeep Yadav were picked in the 18-man squad subject to fitness.
Bumrah had lost the top spot to New Zealand's Trent Boult in February 2020 after being No.1 for most of the preceding two years.
Swing and seam in white-ball cricket is a rare sight but it has been a stand-out feature in England, including the three T20s.
India's leading pacers reduce England's top-order for next to nothing, chase down 111 with all 10 wickets intact.
England's win meant that the five-match Test series, which spilled over to this year due to COVID-19 cases in the Indian camp last year, ended in 2-2 draw.
This was the fourth time England chased down a target of over 250 in the fourth innings.
Bumrah, the new 'Smiling Assassin' of Indian cricket, has the potential to become a 'Captain Marvel' if entrusted with full-time responsibility.
At the end of the day, India were 125/3, taking a massive lead of 257 runs. Cheteshwar Pujara was batting on a 139-ball 50 while Rishabh Pant was on 30 off 46 balls at the other end.
Such was the power of Bumrah's all-round show in his first appearance as India captain that it easily overshadowed Ravindra Jadeja's third Test hundred that took India to a score of 416.
The over might have been even more expensive had Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar called a no-ball for a high full toss.
The world record stayed with Lara for 18 years -he had hit South African left-arm spinner Robin Peterson for 28 runs in a Test match in 2003-04.
Bumrah on Friday, became the 36th player to lead India in Test cricket and only the second pacer-captain after legendary Kapil Dev.