Indian Cricket Team is all set to clash against Bangladesh for a 2-Test Match Series starting from 14th December. This Test Series is critical for India as they are placed in 4th position with 52.08 percentile in ICC World Test Championship (WTC 2021-23). Bangladesh is reeling at the bottom of the standings and would be eyeing to spoil the party of India.
India would be well aware of the fact that they not only have to win the Test Matches but win with a huge margin. The Men in Blue would be banking on the star batter Virat Kohli to amass runs as his comeback has been magnificent.
BCCI Announces India A Squad
The All India Senior Selection Panel has named the Test Squads. The 1st 4-day Test Matches are scheduled on 29th November whereas the 2nd 4-day Test Match is on 6th December. These 2 Unofficial Test Matches will give the players ample practice as the squad includes the veteran Cheteshwar Pujara.
India A squad for 1st four-day game: Abhimanyu Easwaran (C), Rohan Kunnummal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Varma, Upendra Yadav (wk), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini, Atit Sheth
India A squad for 2nd four-day game: Abhimanyu Easwaran (C), Rohan Kunnummal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Varma, Upendra Yadav (wk), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini, Atit Sheth, Cheteshwar Pujara, Umesh Yadav, KS Bharat (wk)
Enthralling Series on Cards
India would be well aware of the fact that they cannot take Bangladesh lightly. These 4-Day games can make some 11th-hour changes in the squad as there are chances that Sarfaraz Khan may get drafted who has amassed huge runs in the domestic circuit.
Head Coach Rahul Dravid and Skipper Rohit Sharma would be well aware of the fact that India’s batting lineup is a bit fragile. The skipper Rohit Sharma has to be spot on the captaincy and needs to get a significant score on the board.