India Squad For Final Two Checks vs England Introduced: Umesh Yadav to Change Shardul Thakur Topic to Health Clearance
The BCCI has introduced India squad for the remaining two Checks towards England, each of which will probably be performed in Ahmedabad. Whereas the squad is basically unchanged, the one distinction is the addition of Umesh Yadav who will substitute Shardul Thakur topic to clearing a health take a look at.
Umesh injured his calf whereas bowling within the second Take a look at towards Australia in December following which he returned residence to start out his rehabilitation, lacking the rest of the tour. Shardul, who was within the jumbo squad for the primary two Checks in Chennai, will probably be launched to play for Mumbai within the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Moreover, Shahbaz Nadeem who performed the sequence opener, has additionally been launched for the home one-day tourney.
India squad for third and 4th Checks: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj.
Internet Bowlers: Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Warrier, Krishnappa Gowtham, Saurabh Kumar
Standby gamers: KS Bharat, Rahul Chahar.
Launched gamers: Shahbaz Nadeem Abhimanyu Easwaran, Priyank Panchal, Shardul Thakur
The third Take a look at begins from February 24 and will probably be performed on the renovated Sardar Patel Stadium and will probably be a day-night affair – the primary between the 2 groups.
The sequence is presently locked at one-all after India’s roaring comeback within the 2nd Take a look at which concluded on Monday. Chasing a large goal of 482, England have been skittled for 164 with the hosts profitable by 317 runs.
England had shocked India within the first match, additionally performed at Chepauk, when powered by Joe Root’s double-century, they grew to become the primary workforce since Australia in 2017 to win a Take a look at on Indian soil.
India have up to now performed two pink-ball contests – profitable one (vs Bangladesh at Eden Gardens) whereas shedding the opposite (vs Australia at Adelaide Oval).