After a tremendous clean sweep over New Zealand, Indian Team are being highly enthusiastic. The three wins will definitely boost their confidence after unsuccessful campaign at T20 World Cup 2021.
After the conclusion of the T20I series, now both the teams will march towards the red ball series. Before the commencement of the series, Indian team has struck with a bad news as their star Player has been ruled out of the first test that is Kanpur Test.
This will be a major blow for the team as he was in a tremendous form. This would definitely helped Indian team in the red ball cricket.
Already Indian Team will play without experienced players like skipper Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma etc…and with news regarding KL Rahul, team will under more issues against Mighty Kiwis.
KL Rahul has been ruled out of the entire Test series against New Zealand. Suryakumar Yadav replaces him in the squad.
The series will be of two matches played at Kanpur and Mumbai respectively and the first test will be led by Ajinkya Rahane and then Virat Kohli will join the team for the second test.
Series will definitely help Indian Team to climb in the ICC World Test Championship points table as well.
India’s Test squad: Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), KS Bharat (wicket-keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, R. Ashwin, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Md. Siraj, Prasidh Krishna
|NEW ZEALAND’s TEST TOUR OF INDIA – 2021-22|
|Thursday||25th Nov 2021||1st Test||Kanpur|
|Friday||3rd Dec 2021||2nd Test||Mumbai|