Umesh Yadav will join team India for last two Tests
Indian Speedster, Umesh Yadav who was injured during the Australia series is likely to join team India for the last two Tests. He will join the team only after fitness assessment and replaces Shardul Thakur, who will be released for Vijay Hazare Trophy.
The committee picked five net bowlers along with two players as standbys. And it has released a couple of players for Vijay Hazare Trophy. The net bowlers are Ankit Rajpoot, Avesh Khan, Sandeep Warrier, Krishnappa Gowtham, Saurabh Kumar and the standby players are KS Bharat, Rahul Chahar.
Three players Abhimanyu Easwaran, Shahbaz Nadeem, and Priyank Panchal are released for Vijay Hazare Trophy.
Team India for the last two Tests:
Virat Kohli(Captain), Rohit Sharma, Rahane(VC), Pujara, Rahul, Ashwin, Pant, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Saha, Kuldeep, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Ishant, Bumrah, Pandya, Saha, and Siraj.