|Bangladesh elects to bat first in 2nd Test, Unadkat replaces Kuldeep|
Bangladesh received the toss and elected to bat first within the second Test against India on the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium right here on Thursday, December 22, 2022
On an overcast day, Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan stated if his facet may survive the primary couple of hours, the house facet may look to place up a superb rating after which put the guests below stress.
Left-arm pacer Jayadev Unadkat has come instead of spinner Kuldeep Yadav within the facet for India.
India’s stand-in captain KL Rahul stated it was a troublesome choice to maintain Kuldeep out however he had confidence that Ravichandran Ashwin and Axar Patel will do a superb job.
“Hard choice on Kuldeep however we all know Ashwin and Axar can discover spin, and produce Jaydev in to cowl all bases,” stated Rahul.
Bangladesh made two adjustments, bringing in Mominul Haque and Taskin Ahmed instead of Yasir Ali and Ebadot Hossain.
India had won the opening Test at Chattogram by 188 runs.
India: KL Rahul (C), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), R Ashwin, Axar Patel, Jaydev Unadkat, Umesh Yadav, Mohammed Siraj.
Bangladesh: Najmul Hossain Shanto, Zakir Hasan, Mominul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Mushfiqur Rahim, Litton Das, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, 10 Khaled Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed.