In the first Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in Nagpur, Team India defeated Australia handily, winning by an innings and 132 runs. The Player of the Match award went to Ravindra Jadeja, who had a remarkable comeback with seven wickets and 70 runs. Along with him, Ravichandran Ashwin also claimed five wickets, and Rohit Sharma, the captain, scored a century.
As both teams prepare for the second Test in Delhi, the hosts are set to start the batter Shreyas Iyer, who was forced to miss the first Test due to injury, in their playing XI. Other than not much changes are expected in the team.
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Most Probable playing XI of India for the second test are :-
Rohit Sharma(C), CA Pujara, Virat Kohli, S Iyer, KL Rahul, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, RA Jadeja, KS Bharat, Mohammed Siraj, Mohammed Shami
Most Probable playing XI of Australia for the second test are :-
Steve Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, David Warner, Usman Khawaja, TM Head, AT Carey, Pat Cummins(C), Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Starc, SM Boland, Todd Murphy
The batting-friendly surface at Arun Jaitley Stadium has an average first innings score of 278. Both teams are expected to field three spinners once more, and it has been stated that the pitch will feature a spin-friendly surface for this match as well.