IND vs ENG / England team announced for India-England test series, these players are the captain, their entry also

Zoom News : Dec 11, 2023, 09:50 PM
IND vs ENG: A five-match Test series is to be played between India and England early next year. The entire schedule of the series was already announced. But the team had not been announced yet. This five-match series is very important because it will be played under the World Test Championship. If Team India wants to go to the final of the WTC, then it will have to capture the series at any cost. Meanwhile, England has announced its team for this series. The command of the team will once again be in the hands of Ben Stokes.

There will be a five test match series between India and England

The five-Test series between India and England will start from January 25. The first match will be played at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad. After this, the second test match will be played from 2 February. This match will be held in Visakhapatnam. The third match of the series is scheduled to be played in Rajkot from 15th February. The fourth match of the Test series will be played in Ranchi from 23 February. The last and fifth match will be played from March 7. This match will be held in Dharamshala. This match will end on March 11. After this, Team India will not play any international match. It is believed that IPL 2024 can start any time after this.

Ben Stokes will captain England, many young and new players will also get a chance

Captain Ben Stokes will remain in the team that England has announced. There are also Rehaan Ahmed, Gus Atkinson. There will definitely be strong players like James Anderson and Jonny Bairstow in the team. Place has also been given to new and young players like Shoaib Bashir, who is waiting to make his Test debut. Shoaib Bashir's first class figures are quite good. Jack Crawley, Ben Duckett, Harry Brook, Ben Fox, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root and Mark Wood have also got a place in the team. Also Top Hartley is a new and young spinner, whose first test will be in India. He has played two ODIs so far, but is yet to make his Test debut. Currently the Indian team is on the tour of South Africa, it is believed that soon the Indian Test team will also be announced for this series.

England team for the Test series against India: Ben Stokes (captain), Rehan Ahmed, James Anderson, Gus Atkinson, Jonny Bairstow, Shoaib Bashir, Harry Brook, Jack Crawley, Ben Duckett, Ben Fox, Tom Hartley, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Joe Root, Mark Wood.

India vs England test series schedule

1st Test: India vs England, January 25-29, Hyderabad

2nd Test: India vs England, 2-6 February, Vizag

Third Test: India vs England, 15-19 February, Rajkot

Fourth Test: India vs England, 23-27 February, Ranchi

5th Test: India vs England, 7-11 March, Dharamsala