England have introduced a 17-member squad for the third Take a look at in opposition to India, scheduled to begin on the newly-constructed Sardar Patel Stadium in from February 24.
After a complete win within the collection opener, the England aspect suffered a 317-run defeat within the second Take a look at as India levelled the four-match collection 1-1. Chasing a goal of 482, England have been bundled out for 164 in 54.2 overs within the second session on the fourth day.
Veteran off-spinner and home-boy Ravi Ashwin was the hero of India’s win as he scored a century and captured eight wickets, together with a five-wicket haul within the first innings.
England skipper Joe Root additionally admitted being ‘outplayed’ by India in all three departments. He, nonetheless, hoped for one of the best in Ahmedabad the place each the groups will endure completely different circumstances. The third Take a look at of the collection is slated to be a Day-Evening affair on the Sardar Patel Stadium and the fourth Take a look at may even be performed at this venue.
“There are undoubtedly issues we are able to take from this week and it’s simply necessary that we keep stage as a crew. We carried out final week and now we have received to be taught rapidly.
There are loads of gamers who have not performed a lot cricket on this area and now we have to be taught rapidly, which is one thing now we have finished properly over the previous few years. Ahmedabad will probably be very completely different, now we have performed solely two pink-ball video games. It seems like a incredible venue, actually wanting ahead to that,” stated Root.
England squad for Third Take a look at: Joe Root (c), James Anderson, Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes, Mark Wooden.