Indian Team Announced for Sri Lanka Tour – Check Indian Test Team Players


Indian Team For Sri Lanka Tour – Indian Test Squad was announced on Thursday for the 3 Test Matches tour of Sri Lanka under the captaincy of newly appointed test captain Virat Kohli which included the Turbunator Harbhajan Singh and Leg Spinner Amit Mishra. This would be the first litmus test for highly rated Virat Kohli who was appointed as the full time test captain after MS Dhoni decided to retire from the 5 day form of the game against Australia recently. Virat had captained India against Australia and Bangladesh and he hasnโ€™t won a single match as a Test captain therefore Sri Lanka tour would be his best chance to prove himself as the Leader for Team India in Test matches.

Indian Test Team For Sri Lanka Tour:


Virat Kohliโ€™s influence was clearly visible in his team as he recalled Leggie Amit Mishra after 4 years and there was no discussion for the inclusion of Dhoniโ€™s Favourite Sir Ravindra Jadeja and Suresh Raina who missed a golden opportunity in Australia and went for Double ducks. The remaining Indian Test Team for Sri Lanka Tour or squad was quite expected with KL Rahul making a comeback as he missed Bangladesh tour due to health issues. Chief selector Sandeep Patil and other selection members had meeting for the team selection and Viratโ€™s advice was also counted. Team would play 3 Test matches and would be one the biggest series for cricketing world and fans as Sri Lankan Legend Kumara Sangakkara would be retiring from the game after the second test.

Indian Team For Sri Lanka Test Tour:

  • Virat Kohli (Captain)
  • Shikhar Dhawan
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Murali Vijay
  • Ajinkya Rahane
  • KL Rahul
  • Cheteswar Pujara
  • Wriddhimann Saha
  • Harbhajan Singh
  • R Ashwin
  • Amit Mishra
  • Ishant Sharma
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar
  • Varun Aaron
  • Umesh Yadav

Let’s see how good Indian Test Team Players for the Sri Lanka Test Tourย can play and keep coming here for more updates on India Vs Sri Lanka Test Tour.

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