The much awaited series is just 2 days away foe the commencement. Both the team has been tremendous in the red ball cricket and been one of the toughest contenders in this format. They both recently played test cricket in India where India thrashed the English side.
This might be a perfect comeback for England Team while Indian Team must be bringing the heat form again to the perfection. Virat Kohli will aim to carry a streaking win to their start for the second cycle of ICC World Test Championship.
But just before the start of the series, The visitors has been struck with a bad news and it will be struggling as well as for them.
Their star opener Mayank Agarwal has been ruled out of the first test against England. This will be huge setback for the visitors. Already the visitors has lost the service of another opener Shubman Gill who has ruled of England Series due to injury.
Now maintaining the team combination will be major concern for the Indian team. Mayank Agarwal was hit hard on the helmet while batting during India’s nets meeting at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on Monday.
The BCCI Medical Team evaluated him, and a blackout test was directed. He has given indications of blackout and is administered out of the initial Test against England.
The 30-year-old is steady and will stay under close clinical perception. Now it will be a pick of thought for the skipper Virat Kohli to chose the another opener along with Rohit Sharma on this overseas pitch.
Till now, visitors has lost the services of Shubman Gill, Washington Sundar and Avesh Khanand team management will be really hoping for Mayank Agarwal steady recovery for the remaining Test matches.