The Indian team for the first two Tests of the upcoming home Test series against Australia was announced today. The series begins in Pune on the 23rd of this month. Injured leg-spinner Amit Mishra was the lone change. The national selectors retained the other members of the squad, which hammered Bangladesh in the one-off Test yesterday.
The Virat Kohli-led Indian team, which are on a 19-match unbeaten streak, are scheduled to play four Tests against the Aussies. The squad for first two Tests against Australia are : Virat Kohli, Murli Vijay, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Wrddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Abhinav Mukund, Karun Nair, Jayant Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav and Hardik Pandya.