Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: The Cricket Board on Sunday called India’s 17-member Test squad for the fifth rescheduled Test versus England.
The match will be played at Edgbaston, Birmingham from July 1-5. India currently leads the Examination collection 2-1.
The 5th Test match, which was supposed to be held in Old Trafford, Manchester in 2014, was terminated because of COVID-19 instances in the Indian section.
During that time, the BCCI as well as ECB held a number of rounds of conversation to locate a method to play the Examination match, however, the break out of COVID-19 in the Indian team section required the decision of aborting the game.
Batter Ajinkya Rahane missed out from the team due to a hamstring injury that also saw him miss out on the rest of the continuous season of IPL 2022 with Kolkata Knight Riders.
The various other Examination professional for India, Cheteshwar Pujara, has made his go back to the nationwide side after supplying stupendous performances for Sussex in the County Championship Division Two. Previously he was dropped from the squad for the residence examination matches versus Sri Lanka.
India’s Test team: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain) Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant (wk), KS Bharat (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Mohd Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Prasidh Krishna. (RECTUM).