India vs England 3rd Test Match: A five-Test series is being played between India and England. Two test matches of the series have been completed and the series is currently tied at 1-1. The England team won the first test match by 28 runs. After this, Team India made a strong comeback and won the second match by 106 runs. Now the third match between the two teams will be played on the ground of Rajkot from 15th February. By winning this match, Team India would like to take a 2-1 lead in the series. But one batsman of the England team has more experience than 8 Indian batsmen.
This English batsman is ahead
For the Indian team, Rohit Sharma has played 56 tests, Yashasvi Jaiswal has played 6 tests, Shubman Gill has played 22 tests, Rajat Patidar has played 1 test and KS Bharat has played 7 test matches. Whereas Sarfaraz Khan, Devdutt Paddikal and Dhruv Jurel, these three players have not made their debut yet. These 8 batsmen together have played 92 test matches so far. On the other hand, England’s superstar batsman Joe Root has played 137 test matches. In this way, Joe Root of England is superior to 8 batsmen of India. Root has played 45 test matches more than 8 Indian batsmen.
KL Rahul is out
Even before the start of the Test match, Team India has suffered a big blow and KL Rahul has been injured and is out of the third Test. As soon as the selectors chose the series for the remaining three Test matches against England, they had made it clear that Rahul’s playing would depend on his fitness. But he is not completely fit right now. In his place, Devdutt Paddikal has got a chance in the Indian Test squad.
Indian Test team for the third Test:
Rohit Sharma (captain), Jasprit Bumrah, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Rajat Patidar, Sarfaraz Khan, Dhruv Jurel, KS Bharat, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohd. Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Akash Deep, Devdutt Padikkal.
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