Team India survived a jittery final session play on Sunday to draw first test match against England in Rajkot.
India vs England Second Test Match Preview | November 17, 2016
The second test begins in Visakhapatnam on November 17. India will look to improve their game coming into second test as they survive England’s spin onslaught in first test. On the other hand, England will be hoping to continue with their good form both in bowling & batting department and win second test in Vizag.
This will be the inaugural Test match at the stadium and pitch is expected to be good for batting at first day but would start turning from second day.
KL Rahul earns recall to the Indian squad for the second test match
Karnataka star opener batsman KL Rahul has rejoin the team as the 16th member of the test series squad in Vizag. He is returning from hamstring injury.
Captains Say after 1st Test –
Since day 3, the ball did quite a bit for the spinners in the final session. But there were no demons as such in the pitch. It looked so because we had lost 4 to 5 wickets, but it was not the case. This situation was an opportunity for us to improve our game. We learnt how to draw a match, said Kohli after the first test match.
I thought it was a fair declaration. Maybe we could have declared a bit earlier, but obviously we did not want to give India a sniff. A braver person might have declared on 240, but on the same pitch we were 180-0, said Cook.
India vs England 2nd Test Match Info | 2016 Series
|India vs England 2nd Test Match 2016||November 17 – November 21
|ACA – VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam|
India vs England 2nd Test Match Live Score
Live score of the match will be updated here on match day!
India vs England 2nd Test Match 2016 Squad | 2016 Test Series
India Test Team Squad : KL Rahul, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Gautam Gambhir, Jayant Yadav, Amit Mishra, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Wriddhiman Saha, Karun Nair, Murali Vijay, Md. Shami, Umesh Yadav and Hardik Pandya
England Test Team Squad : Alastair Cook (captain), Moeen Ali, Zafar Ansari, Jonny Bairstow, Jake Ball, Gary Ballance, Ben Duckett, Steven Finn, Haseeb Hameed, Gareth Batty, Stuart Broad, Jos Buttler, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Ben Stokes and Chris Woakes.
England vs India 2nd Test Live Streaming And Live Telecast
Live streaming of India v England 2016 second test match will be available on – www.starsports.com and hotstar.com. Live telecast of match between England and India will be available on Star Sports channel 1 & 3.
Match prediction : India to win second test.
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