Indian Squad For England Test: The 17-member Indian team has been announced for the last 3 test matches against England. Virat Kohli will not be a part of Team India. According to BCCI, Virat Kohli will not be able to play due to personal reasons. Apart from this, Indian team’s middle order batsman Shreyas Iyer will not be a part of the upcoming matches of the series. Bengal bowler Akash Deep has got a chance in this 17-member Indian team.
Will KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja be able to play?
Indian team’s wicketkeeper batsman KL Rahul and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will be included after getting fitness clearance from the medical team. Let us tell you that the third test between India and England will be played in Rajkot from 15th February. Whereas the fourth test will be played in Ranchi from 23 February. The fifth test of this series will be played in Dharamshala from March 7. At present, the 5 test match series between India and England stands at 1-1. England defeated Team India in the first Test, but the Indian team made a great comeback in the Visakhapatnam Test.
17-member Indian team for the last 3 test matches-
Rohit Sharma (captain), Jasprit Bumrah (vice-captain), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, KL Rahul*, Rajat Patidar, Sarfaraz Khan, Dhruv Jurel (wk), KS Bharat (wk), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja*, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammad Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Akashdeep
Both teams will enter Rajkot with the intention of taking the lead.
The first match of the India-England Test series was played in Hyderabad. In this match, England led by Ben Stokes defeated the Indian team by 28 runs, but in the second test, Team India made a brilliant comeback. The Indian team led by Rohit Sharma defeated the British by 106 runs in the Visakhapatnam Test. Now both the teams will take the field with the intention of taking the lead in Rajkot.
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