The India senior choice committee will meet right here on Thursday to select the squad for the three-Check collection in opposition to South Africa starting on October 2.
The principle focus can be on getting the opening mixture proper in view of the staff’s unimpressive report on this entrance, coinciding with Okay.L. Rahul’s lengthy wrestle.
White ball vice-captain Rohit, who couldn’t make the reduce within the enjoying XI in opposition to the West Indies, is predicted to be tried out as an opener. Additionally in competition are Bengal opener Abhimanyu Easwaran, Priyank Panchal of Gujarat and Shubman Gill of Punjab.
Within the bowling division, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who isn’t totally match, is prone to miss out. Allrounder Hardik Pandya may very well be again within the squad, or Navdeep Saini may very well be roped in as a back-up pacer.