Team India Squad for England Test: The Indian team will tour England under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma. Ajinkya Rahane is not part of the team on this tour, he has been away from cricket for 2 months due to injury. Ajinkya Rahane has not even got a place in Team India for some time, so there is a big contender to replace Rahane in the only Test match played against England, who has already won the team on his own. Is.
This player will replace Rahane
Veteran batsman Ajinkya Rahane, who is out of the Indian team, is not part of the team on the tour of England. He was earlier dropped from Team India in the home Test series against Sri Lanka in March 2022. Hanuma Vihari can be taken in place of Rahane in Team India. Vihari has been a part of the Test team for a long time, but he has not been able to make it to the playing XI consistently, but in Rahane’s absence, he will be the first option for the team.
Test career of Hanuma Vihari
Hanuma Vihari has so far scored 808 runs in 15 Tests for India at an average of 35.13. One century and 5 half-centuries have come out of his bat. This right-handed batsman has played only 3 test matches in India so far. He has played the remaining 12 Test matches in difficult conditions like Australia, England, New Zealand and South Africa. Team India played the last Test series against Sri Lanka, in this series also Hanuma Vihari got a place in the playing XI.
Team India for England tour
Rohit Sharma (capt), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant (wk), KS Bharat (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, R Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami , Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Famous Krishna.