Cricket365 – India have named their squad for the first three Tests against England with Jasprit Bumrah included in the group.

Summary

  • India have named their squad for the first three Tests against England with Jasprit Bumrah included in the group.
  • He will only be available from the second Test though which will trouble India who have to sweat on the fitness of Bhuvneshwar Kumar.
  • India’s lead fast bowler aggrevated a lower back condition in the third ODI against England.
  • India will be without regular Test wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha with Dinesh Karthik favoured to replace him behind the stumps though India do also have the option of using Risabh Pant.
  • England v India Tests 20181 August: first Test, Edgbaston, Birmingham9 August: second Test, Lord’s, London18 August: third Test, Trent Bridge, Nottingham30 August: fourth Test, The Rose Bowl, Southampton7 September: fifth Test, The Oval, London


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