Zoom News : Jun 15, 2021, 09:18 PM
IND vs NZ | The BCCI has announced a 15-man squad for the World Test Championship final match to be held in Southampton from June 18. Mayank Agarwal has not got a place in the team. Apart from this, Axar Patel is also not part of the 15-member team. Both Rishabh Pant and Wriddhiman Saha have been included in the team as wicket-keeper batsman. Mohammad Siraj is also a part of this 15-member team. Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar have also failed to make it to the 15-man squad.Five fast bowlers have been included in the 15-man team, while Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill have been kept in the team as openers. Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin are included in the team as spinners. Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Mohammad Siraj and Umesh Yadav have been included in the five fast bowlers. This historic match is to be played in Southampton, England. On Tuesday itself, New Zealand has also announced its 15-man squad.15-man Indian squad for World Test Championship: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (Vice-Captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Mohammad Siraj.New Zealand's 15-man squad for the World Test Championship: Kane Williamson (captain), Tom Blendle, Trent Boult, Devon Conway, Colin de Grandhomme, Matt Henry, Kyle Jamieson, Tom Latham, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor , Neil Wagner, BJ Watling, Will Young.