Vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane will lead India within the first Take a look at towards New Zealand in Kanpur, beginning November 25, prior to common skipper Virat Kohli returns to take price from the second one Take a look at in Mumbai.
Newly appointed T20 captain and common opener Rohit Sharma, wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant, and pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami have all been rested as a part of BCCI’s workload control coverage.
“Virat Kohli will sign up for the squad for the second one Take a look at and can lead the crew,” BCCI secretary Jay Shah mentioned in a remark.
Heart-order batter Shreyas Iyer made a comeback within the Take a look at squad together with off-spinner Jayant Yadav.
The Take a look at collection will probably be preceded by way of a three-match T20 collection.
India’s Take a look at squad: Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), KS Bharat (wicket-keeper), Ravindra Jadeja, R. Ashwin, Axar Patel, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj, Prasidh Krishna.