The Virat Kohli led side’s first Stop will be in Southampton where they face New Zealand to decide die first champion of the test format. After her 3-1 win against England at homeIndia finished as No. 1 side with 72.2 percent points and booked theirs place in the final.
The all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and the middle-class batsman Hanuma Vihari, both of who missed that series against England at home after injuries on die travel of Australia is celebrating its comeback to the test side.
The batting Line-up consists of the openers Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill and Mayank Agarwal. While die upper and middle order would be occupied by Cheteshwar Pujara, captain Kohli, vicecaptain Ajinkya Rahane and Vihari.
Rishabh Pant is the only wicketkeeper in the cadre, while Wriddhiman Saha’s availability is subject to its fitness. The availability of KL Rahul is also subject to fitness. Rahul recently had surgery after complaining of Appendicitis.
By doing spin Department, Axar Patel was rewarded for his brilliant debut series against England during senior Tweaker R Ashwin and Jadeja are also in die Mix along with Washington Sundar. The pace Battery – that was an issue of talk in the past some years – includes Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd Shami, Mohd Siraj, Shardul Thakur, and Umesh Yadav.
Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan and Gujarat Pacer Arzan Nagwaswalla were used on keep ready.
India’s squad: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vicecaptain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket- -keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd Shami, Mohd Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness Clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket- -keeper;; subject to fitness Margin).
Stand by players:: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan and Arzan Nagwaswalla.
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