Whereas the Indian group is battling with accidents to many key gamers, former India opener Virender Sehwag has supplied up his services for the ultimate Test in Brisbane, scheduled to start out from January fifteenth on the Gabba.
Taking to Twitter, Sehwag wrote, “Itne sab gamers injured hain, 11 na ho rahe hon toh Australia jaane ko taiyaar hoon, quarantine dekh lenge @BCCI”
Within the third Test of the sequence on the SCG, the Indian batting unit, led by the Hanuma Vihari-Ravi Ashwin duo, put up a resilient present to drag off a memorable draw and hold the four-match sequence alive.
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) January 12, 2021
Rishabh Pant scored a quick-fire 97 whereas the Vihari-Ashwin pair caught on the crease till stumps, serving to India to attract the fixture. As India gear up for the fourth Test after a powerful outing within the third, the group administration could be at its wits’ finish to pick a match taking part in XI.
The Indian camp has been plagued with accidents to a number of gamers, with Ravindra Jadeja, Hanuma Vihari and Jasprit Bumrah being the latest addition within the listing.
Instead of Bumrah, Shardul Thakur or T Natarajan may get an opportunity to put on the whites in Australia. Nevertheless, the Indian bowling unit, at current, appears to be like depleted as a result of absence of Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav and Bumrah.
Mayank Agarwal, who was supposed to exchange Vihari within the group, additionally suffered a blow in a observe session, placing his participation in jeopardy. KL Rahul has additionally been dominated out of the sequence.
The fourth Test between Australia and India is scheduled to start out from Friday, with the hosts boasting a 28-match unbeaten streak on the venue.