Team India won the toss and decided to bat against England, Patidar got a chance to debut.

India vs England 2nd ODI Playing 11: The second match of the five-match Test series between India and England has started in Visakhapatnam. In this match, the Indian team has won the toss and decided to bat first. Rajat Patidar has got a chance to make his Test debut for India in this match. Apart from Rajat, Kuldeep Yadav and Mukesh Kumar have also been included in the playing-11 in this match.

Jadeja, Rahul and Siraj out
Ravindra Jadeja and KL Rahul have been ruled out due to injury in the second Test match against England. Whereas fast bowler Mohammad Siraj has been rested in this match. In place of these three players, Rajat Patidar, Kuldeep Yadav and Mukesh Kumar have been included in the playing 11 of the team.

Rajat Patidar got a chance to debut
Indian team’s young batsman Rajat Patidar’s dream of playing Test for India has finally come true. He has got a chance to play in the playing-11 of the Indian team in place of KL Rahul. Rajat has been consistently performing well in domestic cricket. In such a situation, he would like to do wonders with the bat on his debut also. There was an interesting battle between Rajat Patidar and Sarfaraz Khan for entry into the team. However, captain Rohit Sharma has given place to Rajat in the team in place of Sarfaraz.

Playing 11 of both the teams for the second test

India’s playing 11 – Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Rajat Patidar, Shreyas Iyer, Srikar Bharat (wicketkeeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Mukesh Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav.

England’s playing 11 – Jack Crowley, Ben Duckett, Ollie Pope, Joe Root, Jonny Bairstow, Ben Stokes (c), Ben Foakes (wk), Rehan Ahmed, Tom Hartley, Shoaib Bashir, James Anderson

Also read: IND vs ENG: Ashwin can break Anil Kumble’s big record in the second test, just 4 steps away from a special century.

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