New Delhi: The Indian team named its 12-member squad for the opening Test of the four-Test series against Australia starting from today at the Adelaide Oval.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ravindra Jadeja and Umesh Yadav have been dropped out of the squad.
The Indian team will have four bowlers including spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and three pacers Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah.
BCCI took to Twitter and made the announcement.
Team India’s 12 for the 1st Test against Australia in Adelaide: Virat Kohli (C), A Rahane (VC), KL Rahul, M Vijay, C Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Hanuma Vihari, R Pant (WK), R Ashwin, M Shami, I Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah #TeamIndia #AUSvIND
— BCCI (@BCCI) December 5, 2018
The Indian squad: Virat Kohli (C), Ajinkya Rahane (VC), KL Rahul, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rohit Sharma, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (WK), R Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah.