Rahul Chahar, Shahbaz Nadeem included in squad for the Chepauk Test starting at this time
Spin bowling all-rounder Axar Patel was on Friday dominated out of the primary Test towards England after complaining of ache in his left knee.
Left-arm spinner Shahbaz Nadeem from Jharkhand and Rajasthan leg-spinner Deepak Chahar have been included in the primary squad from the record of standby gamers.
“Axar Patel has been dominated out of the primary Paytm Test towards England. The all-rounder complained of ache in his left knee throughout Staff India’s non-compulsory coaching session on Thursday,” BCCI secretary Jay Shah acknowledged in a press launch.
“He’s being monitored by the BCCI Medical Staff and whereas his detailed reviews are awaited, he won’t be accessible for choice for the opening match,” Shah additional acknowledged.
Axar was picked as a alternative for star all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, who’s recovering from an injury and was in line to make his Test debut.
“The All-India Senior Choice Committee has added spinners Shahbaz Nadeem and Rahul Chahar to India’s squad. Each Nadeem and Chahar have been coaching with Staff India as half of the standby group of gamers,” the discharge additionally acknowledged.