India Test Squad Overhaul: KL Rahul Back in Action, Rahane Misses Out for South Africa Series
KL Rahul is back in India’s Test squad for the South Africa series, marking a significant return after missing previous matches.
Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara, previously key players, have been excluded from the India Test squad.
Shreyas Iyer and KL Rahul return, bolstering India’s middle-order batting strength.
The entire pace attack, including Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah, is back for the series.
Jasprit Bumrah will serve as vice-captain of the Test team, a role he previously held.
New selections include Ruturaj Gaikwad, Mukesh Kumar, and Prasidh Krishna, adding fresh talent to the team.
Summary: The Indian Test squad for the South Africa series sees significant changes, including the return of KL Rahul and the exclusion of Ajinkya Rahane, alongside a strengthened batting and pace attack.