New Delhi. Team India pacer Umesh Yadav has been named for the last two Tests. But he is still struggling with a muscle strain. A decision will be taken on his playing only after the fitness test on Sunday. The third Test between India and England will be played in Motera. This match is a day-night test. The four-match series is still 1-1. Although the record of Team India is good field, England could not win a single Test here. The third Test will begin on February 24.
A senior BCCI official told that a decision will be taken soon on the fitness test of Umesh Yadav. He was injured in the series against Australia. He has been included in place of Shardul Thakur. But only after passing the fitness test, he will join the team. Team India has been troubled by injury for some time. Even after this, the team was successful in winning the Test series 2–1 in Australia. In the series, young players like Mohammad Siraj, T Najrajan, Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar had done well.
The fast bowler has played 48 Tests in his career. During this time, he has taken 148 wickets at an average of 31. Have done four wickets five times and four wickets once. He has also taken 10 wickets in a match. He has played 7 Tests against England and has taken 15 wickets. Three wickets for 70 runs is his best performance. Ishant Sharma, as a fast bowler in the current team, has taken the most wickets against England. Ishant has taken 61 wickets in 19 matches. He has also taken five wickets twice. Jasprit Bumrah has taken 18 wickets in 4 matches against England.