AUS vs IND: Rohit Sharma To Open In Third Test Against Australia, Confirms India Skipper Ajinkya Rahane


Australia vs India: Rohit Sharma To Open In Third Test Against Australia, Confirms India Skipper Ajinkya Rahane

India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma will open the batting for India in third Test, confirmed Ajinkya Rahane.© AFP




India captain Ajinkya Rahane announced Wednesday that Rohit Sharma will open the batting in the third Test against Australia in Sydney. Rohit was added to the squad for the last two Tests after he completed his quarantine in Sydney. He was also named vice-captain for the remaining to games. Skipper Rahane left the decision on the fourth Test in Brisbane to the BCCI and team mangement, saying “our focus is on winning the Sydney Test.” India had expressed reservations over traveling to Brisbane for the fourth Test due to further restrictions on movement as part of COVID protocols.

India XI for third Test: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (c), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravidndra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah, Navdeep Saini.

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