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BCCI announced the Indian team for the 5and test match against England. And after facing several backlashes, senior player Cheteshwar Pujara will return to the Indian Test squad. The last test match will be played in Birmingham the first week of July.

Senior players like Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah, who will be rested for the T20I against South Africa, will be part of India’s squad against England. Additionally, KS Bharat has been appointed as Rishabh Pant’s alternate wicket-keeper. I Indian bowlers Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj Umesh Yadav and Prasidh Krishna are the fast bowling options while Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja will be the rotation options.

Indian test team: Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant (wk), KS Bharat (wk), R Jadeja, R Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Mohd Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohd Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Prasidh Krishna.

Here is a little history of the India VS England test series. Indian Tour of South Africa 2021 was held on July 20, 2021. It was a five game test series but the two teams only played four games and the final match was called off due to covid-19.

The first test match between India and England was played on August 4, 2021 in Nottingham. However, neither team was able to register their first victory and the match was drawn. The second match was played on August 12 at Lords and India won the match with 151 points. Game 3 was played on August 25 at Leeds and handing the Indians a tough defeat, England won the game by one inning and 76 runs.

The fourth game was played on 2n/a September at Kennington Oval, London. The match was again won by India with 157 points. And now the last match will be played after nine months. The series is in India’s favor and the national team must put the final nail in the coffin and lift the trophy.