Irfan’s brother Yusuf Pathan will lead the India Red squad in his absence in the tournament to be held from September 26 to 29 in Indore.

“The All-India Senior Selection Committee has replaced Irfan Pathan with Sandeep Warrier in the India Red squad.

“Yusuf Pathan will lead India Red in the tournament,” Board of Control for Cricket ┬áin India (BCCI) secretary Sanjay Patel said yesterday.