Image Source: BCCI-Ravindra Jadeja
Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is yet to regain full fitness and due to this he was dropped from the team for the ODI series against Bangladesh and Yash Dayal was replaced in Team India. , But now it is not possible for him to play in the Test series as well. The Indian cricket team will go on a Bangladesh tour after the end of the New Zealand tour, where a three-match ODI and Test series will be played between the two teams.
Ravindra Jadeja ruled out of Test and ODI series against Bangladesh, Ravindra Jadeja was named in the ODI and Test squads by the Chetan Sharma-led Indian selection committee for the tour of Bangladesh, but it was also said that his going there would depend on his fitness. It is not possible for Jadeja to be fully fit till that tour and in such a situation he was dropped from the first ODI team and now according to Cricbuzz he is not sure to play in the Test series as well. In such a situation, left-arm spinner Saurabh Kumar of Uttar Pradesh can be given a place in the Indian Test team for the tour of Bangladesh in place of Ravindra Jadeja.
Image Source: BCCI domestic-Saurabh Kumar
Let us tell you that Saurabh Kumar has taken 58 wickets in 12 Ranji Trophy matches in the last two seasons and he also played a key role in taking UP to the semi-finals last season. He was also part of India A squad for the New Zealand series, where he took nine wickets in the final match. At the same time, Ravindra Jadeja suffered more from a knee injury during Asia Cup 2022 and then his knee was operated. After that, he is busy regaining his fitness.
Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Deepak Chahar, Yash Dayal.
Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), KS Bharat (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Akshar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umesh Yadav.