Team India preparing with all efforts so, that they do not repeat the mistakes what they have done in the past matches with England and South Africa. The test match series is going to start from October 4 at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. Team India skipper Virat Kohli was on the high side but team India performance is required more glaze, to rebuild the team strongly.
After losing a match against England series 1-4, and a loss against South Africa 1-2. The big matches can make India stand in the stage of glory but the performance of team India was completely disappointed and not up to the mark due to which the entire nation and association of cricket got upset with Team India and Captain.
Now, the next opportunity is on the head of team India the crucial part is the new opening pair that will be tried with KL Rahul with uncapped talent Prithvi Shaw. In blowing sections the players who are expected to play is the three spinners Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, and Kuldeep Yadav- and in the pacer side, Umesh Yadav and Mohammad Shami will stand on the lead.
The performance of Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja in Asia Cup 2018 was provocative and exhilarated which indicate that they are in a form to face any challenges. The player like Rishabh Pant will be seen to take the field who retained his place after a memorable 114 at the Oval in his debut series in England.
But, the players like the new pair opener need to focus and concentrate on the match against West Indies to recover the position. West Indies is one of the best team and ensured that it will ready to push themselves to give a tough fight.
In the team squads:
India: Virat Kohli (Captain), KL Rahul, Prithvi Shaw, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rishab Pant (wk), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Shardul Thakur.
West Indies: Jason Holder (Captain), Sunil Ambris, Devendra Bishoo, Kraigg Brathwaite, Roston Chase, Shane Dowrich, Shannon Gabriel, Jahmar Hamilton. Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Kieran Powell, Kemar Roach, Jomel Warrican, Sherman Lewis, Keemo Paul.