India skipper Rohit Sharma faces a troublesome job of choosing the enjoying XI forward of the primary Test towards Australia within the Border-Gavaskar Trophy which is to happen from February 9 on the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium.
The four-match Test sequence towards the Australia is without doubt one of the most anticipated sequence because the result’s set to influence the ICC World Test Championship Final qualification.
”It is hard. The guys are in good type, pushing for a spot and doing very well, and it’s powerful to go away some out,” Rohit Sharma stated in a press convention in Nagpur.
The Indian captain felt that gamers efficiency was a great signal and that each one choices are open as a result of pitch situations. ”We will see the situations and decide groups accordingly as totally different pitches would want totally different skillset. The message is obvious, we might take horses for course and all choices are open.”
“We have four Test matches to play and would want to win the series. It is going to be a challenging series and we have to be up for it. Preparation is the key. If you prepare well, you get results,” Rohit added.
India are the present holder of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after profitable the sequence in Australia in 2020-21.
India: Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Ravindra Jadeja, KS Bharat (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Kuldeep Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Ishan Kishan (wk).
Australia: Pat Cummins (captain), David Warner, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Steve Smith, Travis Head, Alex Carey (wk), Matt Renshaw, Peter Handscombe, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Lance Morris, Mitchell Swepson, Todd Murphy, Josh Hazlewood (unavailable), Cameron Green (unavailable), Mitchell Starc (from 2nd Test).
(With inputs from ANI)
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