BCCI announced team India for the upcoming two test matches against England. Opening sensation Prithvi Shaw has been included in the Indian side for fourth and fifth tests on this India’s tour of England 2018. Along with him, Hanuman Vihari also gets place in the roster.
Murali Vijay and Kuldeep Yadav have been dropped from the squad. Vijay who was failed in first two tests, will no longer be the part of national side for remaining matches on English tour. Limited overs spin magician Kuldeep Yadav will also miss the place in Indian side.
India squad for 4th & 5th tests
Virat Kohli (Captain), Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara, KL Rahul, Ajinkya Rahane, Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Ravi Ashwin, Hardik Pandya, Karun Nair, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, Hanuma Vihari.
India won third test match comprehensively against hosts and will look to do well in the fourth test matches as well starting from 30th August. Five test matches series is currently lead by England by 2-1. Southampton to host fourth test while fifth test match will be played from September 7 in London.