The All-India Senior Choice Committee met on Wednesday and picked the Indian cricket staff squad for the third and fourth Check towards England. The third Check – pink-ball Check – will happen on the new Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad from February 24.
Umesh Yadav will probably be becoming a member of the staff in Ahmedabad and after his health evaluation, he’ll change Shardul Thakur, who will probably be launched for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
The opposite gamers launched for Vijay Hazare Trophy are Abhimanyu Easwaran, Shahbaz Nadeem and Priyank Panchal.
Crew India squad: 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), R Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Md. Siraj.
The Committee additionally picked 5 web bowlers, particularly, Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Warrier, Krishnappa Gowtham, Saurabh Kumar. The 2 gamers as standbys will probably be KS Bharat, Rahul Chahar.
The pink-ball Check would be the first worldwide match on the rebuilt Motera stadium, which is the biggest on this planet with a capability of 1,10,000 spectators capability. India and England will play the third and 4th Check on the identical venue for which 50 per cent crowd will probably be allowed.
The English facet too had introduced their squad for the third Check. Jonny Bairstow and Mark Wooden have been added whereas all-rounder Moeen Ali will return again to England for a break.
England squad for Third Check: Joe Root (c), James Anderson, Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes, Mark Wooden.
The stadium had earlier hosted the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy knockout matches. England are 1-0 up towards India within the 4 Checks they play. This collection is a part of the World Check Championship.
The 2 sides will even play 5 T20Is and three ODIs. After the completion of the T20I collection, the motion for ODIs will shift to Pune.