Paceman Umesh Yadav will return to the Indian aspect for the pink-ball Check in opposition to England in Ahmedabad getting underway on February 24 if he clears the health take a look at, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) introduced on Wednesday. The nationwide choice committee introduced the India Check squad for the ultimate two matches of the four-match sequence in opposition to England.
Umesh, who had flown again dwelling after taking part in the second Check in Australia on account of a calf harm. The Vidarbha paceman will substitute Shardul Thakur within the Indian Check squad if the previous passes the health evaluation. Thakur shall be launched to participate within the Vijay Hazare Trophy, ranging from February 20.
“Umesh Yadav will be a part of the crew in Ahmedabad and after his health evaluation will substitute Shardul Thakur, who shall be launched for Vijay Hazare Trophy,” mentioned BCCI in a launch.
The Indian squad from first two Checks, which beat England by 317 runs within the second Check in Chennai to attract degree within the four-match sequence, have been retained for the final two Checks.
Paceman Mohammed Shami and Navdeep Saini have nonetheless not returned to the squad as they have not regained full health. Whereas as predicted earlier, Ravindra Jadeja has been dominated out of the complete sequence with a fractured thumb.
India squad for the ultimate two Checks: 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 choice committee, which met on Wednesday additionally picked 5 web bowlers and two gamers as standbys.
Web Bowlers: Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Warrier, Krishnappa Gowtham, Saurabh Kumar
Standby gamers: KS Bharat, Rahul Chahar.
Abhimanyu Easwaran, Shahbaz Nadeem and Priyank Panchal, who have been stored as standbys until the second Check have been launched for the Vijay Hazare Trophy.