IND vs BAN: BCCI announces India A squads for unofficial 4-day tests against Bangladesh A

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Indian Cricket Team is all set to clash against Bangladesh for a 2-Test Match Series from December 14. This test series is critical for India as they rank 4th with a percentile of 52.08 in the ICC World Test Championship (WTC 2021-23). Bangladesh teeters at the bottom of the leaderboard and is said to be out to spoil India’s party.

India would be well aware of the fact that they should not just win the test matches but win by a huge margin. The Men in Blue would count on star batsman Virat Kohli to collect runs as his comeback was magnificent.

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BCCI announces India A Squad

The All India Senior Selection Panel has named the Test Squads. The 1st 4-day test matches are scheduled for November 29, while the 2nd 4-day test match is on December 6. These 2 unofficial test matches will give the players plenty of practice as the squad includes veteran Cheteshwar Pujara.

BCCI
BCCI. Pic Credits: Twitter.

India A selection for 1st four-day competition: Abhimanyu Easwaran (C), Rohan Kunnummal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Varma, Upendra Yadav (wk), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini, Atit Sheth

India A selection for 2nd four-day competition: Abhimanyu Easwaran (C), Rohan Kunnummal, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Yash Dhull, Sarfaraz Khan, Tilak Varma, Upendra Yadav (wk), Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Chahar, Jayant Yadav, Mukesh Kumar, Navdeep Saini, Atit Sheth, Cheteshwar Pujara, Umesh Yadav , KS Bharat (wk)

Fascinating series on cards

India would be well aware of the fact that they cannot take Bangladesh lightly. These 4-day fixtures could see some 11th-hour changes in the side as there is a chance of drafting Sarfaraz Khan, who has amassed huge runs in the domestic circuit.

Sarpharaz Khan
Sarpharaz Khan. Image: Twitter

Head Coach Rahul Dravid and skipper Rohit Sharma would be well aware of the fact that India’s batting line-up is a bit fragile. The skipper Rohit Sharma must be the captain and must get a significant score on the board.

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