Injured Tamil Nadu all-rounder Vijay Shankar has been ruled out of the upcoming Quadrangular A Series involving India (A and B), South Africa A and Australia A, starting August 17.

The all-rounder is suffering from a left hamstring injury and undergoing rehab at NCA, Bengaluru.

“Vijay Shankar was part of the India B squad in the Quadrangular series. However, the Senior Selection Committee has reached a consensus that there won’t be a replacement for Shankar in the India B squad,” BCCI Acting Secretary Amitabh Choudhary said.

The series begins on August 17 and finishes on August 29. All the matches will be played at Vijayawada.

India A squad: Shreyas Iyer(c), Prithvi Shaw, Ravikumar Samarth, Suryakumar Yadav, Hanuma Vihari, Nitish Rana, Siddhesh Lad, Sanju Samson, Mayank Markande, Krishnappa Gowtham, Krunal Pandya, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Siraj, Shivam Mavi, K Khaleel Ahmed