India vs England Test Series: A five-Test series is to be played between India and England. The selectors have announced Team India for the first two matches of the series. The command of the Indian team has been handed over to Rohit Sharma. Jasprit Bumrah has got the responsibility of vice-captain. Many young players have got a chance in the team. On the other hand, players like Shardul Thakur, Prasidh Krishna, Mohammed Shami and Ishan Kishan have not been successful in making a place in Team India. The selectors have selected 16 players for the first two Test matches against England. Of these, there are five players who will play the match against England for the first time.
These players will play test match against England for the first time
The Indian team against England includes Yashasvi Jaiswal, KS Bharat, Dhruv Jurel, Mukesh Kumar and Avesh Khan. These players can play a match against England for the first time. These 5 players have not yet played a test match against England and there can be a lottery for these players under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma.
These two players have not made their debut
Dhruv Jurel has been included in the Indian Test team for the first time. He has performed well in IPL and domestic cricket. Dhruv made his debut for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2023. He made headlines for Rajasthan Royals by scoring 152 runs at an average of 22 and a strike rate of 173. On the other hand, Avesh Khan has also not made his debut for Team India yet.
Yashasvi Jaiswal has so far scored 316 runs in 4 Test matches for Team India, which includes one century. Whereas KS Bharat has played five test matches for India. On the other hand, Mukesh Kumar has taken 6 wickets in 2 test matches. But these players have not yet played a Test match against England.
Team India’s squad for the first two test matches against England:
Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wicketkeeper), KS Bharat (wicketkeeper), Dhruv Jurel (wicketkeeper), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj. , Mukesh Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah (Vice Captain), Avesh Khan.
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