Deccan Chronicle – Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced an 18-memnber  Indian squad for the first three Tests against England, including uncapped Rishab Pant.

Summary

  • Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced an 18-memnber  Indian squad for the first three Tests against England, including uncapped Rishab Pant.
  • “The All-India Senior Selection Committee met in Leeds to pick the Indian Cricket Team for the first three Tests of the upcoming 5-match Test series against England.,” said a BCCI media release.
  • Wriddhiman Saha was dropped from the squad after suffering an injury, and he did not feature in the lone Afghanistan Test in June as well.
  • His condition is being assessed by the BCCI medical team and a call on his inclusion in the Test squad will be made soon,” a BCCI media release said.
  • India’s squad for first three Tests against England: Virat Kohli (Captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, M Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Karun Nair, Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Ishant Sharma, Mohd.


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