Another issue on the table is likely to be the presence of three wicketkeepers in the side, especially Dinesh Karthik, who has not performed in ODI cricket for a long time and had a wretched IPL.
The friction between the BCCI top brass and the Committee of Administrators (COA) again came to the forefront when the distribution of complimentary passes for the third India-Sri Lanka T20.
The committee sought the removal of top Board of Control for Cricket in India officials for non-compliance of Lodha Panel reforms.
A top board official reckoned that they have not been able to implement the Lodha Panel orders because several member units opposed them.
Vinod Rai hailed Anil Kumble for his "impeccable" role as India coach and said they will ensure cohesion in the team.