The Indian cricket team has been announced for the three Test matches to be held between India and South Africa. KL Rahul has not been included in this team. At the same time, Rohit Sharma has been given a place in the team.
The Indian cricket team has been announced for the three Test matches to be held between India and South Africa. KL Rahul is not named in Team India’s 15-member squad, while Rohit Sharma has returned. Rising batsman Shubman Gill has been given a chance. Rishabh Pant and Wriddhiman Saha are both named as wicketkeepers. R. in Spin Department Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Kuldeep Yadav are, apart from Jaspreet Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, there will be a sharp attack on Mohammad Shami.
Rohit Sharma will start the batsman from Team India. The second opener will be Mayank Agarwal. On the other hand, Hanuma Vihari will remain in the middle order (at number six).
15 member Indian squad
.Virat Kohli (captain), Mayank Agarwal, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Riddhiman Saha (wicketkeeper), R.K. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Jaspreet Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Shubman Gill.
After the T20 series, the teams of India and South Africa will play a three-match Test series under the World Test Championship. The first match of the Test series will be played in Visakhapatnam from 2 October, the second in Pune from 10 October and the third in Ranchi from 19 October.