The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has named a 18-part crew for India’s impending Test series against South Africa. The red-ball matches were prior set to get in progress on December 17, yet must be delayed because of the rise of the Omicron variation of the COVID-19 infection. The initial Test will presently begin on December 26 at the SuperSport Park in Centurion.
The Wanderers Hanuma Vihari in Johannesburg and Newlands in Cape Town are the hosts for the leftover two matches. Ajinkya Rahane has made some harsh memories in Test cricket in the course of the most recent a year, yet has been named the bad habit commander for the series. Hanuma Vihari wasn’t a piece of the two-match Test series against New Zealand that India won subsequent to winning the Mumbai Test.
Hanuma Vihari was somewhat picked to play for India An in their informal Tests against South Africa An at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein. He has been compensated with a spot in the Indian group for the series against the Proteas. Hanuma Vihari last played Test cricket before year in the Border Gavaskar Trophy in Australia after which he was unable to get it done against England and New Zealand.
BCCI to name India ODI crew in a couple of days
The selectors are likewise set to name the crew for the three-match ODI series, beginning Wednesday, January 19, in a couple of days. The reports of Virat Kohli losing ODI captaincy have ended up being valid as the All-India Senior Selection Committee have named Rohit Sharma as the ODI and T20I captain.
India are right now positioned third in the focuses table in the 2021-23 World Test Championship with three dominates from seven matches. Their other two successes came against England recently. Sri Lanka and Pakistan are holding the main two spots in the table with the Lankans having a 100% success record.
India crew for South Africa Tests
Crew: Virat Kohli (Capt),Rohit Sharma(vc), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant(wk), Wriddhiman Saha(wk), R Ashwin, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Md. Siraj
Reserve Players: Navdeep Saini, Saurabh Kumar, Deepak Chahar, Arzan Nagwaswalla