Indian Squad For Ind vs Eng Test Series 2021

The Indian Cricket Team is scheduled to play five test matches series against England Team. The opening match of the tour will kick off from 4th August 2021, Wednesday. Trent Bridge, Nottingham will host the opening match of schedule. Hereunder this post, we will show you the Indian team For England Tour 2021.

India Tour of England

India’s Tour of England consists of 5 test matches, which will begin on 4th August 2021 and the final encounter will begin on September 10. Virat Kohli is the captain of the Indian Team while England will be led by Joe Root.

England Team faced a 3-1 defeat against India during their test tour in February-March this year and the home team will be all set to avenge their previous defeat this time.

Indian Team For England Tour 2021

Along with the fixtures, the BCCI also announced India’s squad for the England Tour. The Indian team will be strong with the return of all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and middle-order batsman Hanuma Vihari after recovering from their respective injuries. Jasprit Bumrah will also return after he had taken a leave for his marriage.

The selectors have picked an extended 20-man squad and have announced four standby players.

Indian Team For England Tour 2021 – Rohit Sharma, Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Suryakumar Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance).

Standby Players- Abhimanyu Eswaran, Famous Krishna, Avesh Khan, Arjan Nagwaswala.

On the other hand, India will be missing the services of injured Shubman Gill and Washington Sundar. India has replaced both the players, Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav, who have reached England after the Srilanka Tour. Other important news is that Mayank Agarwal has also been ruled out of the first test after suffering from a concussion in the practice session. Agarwal was hit on the head by Mohammed Siraj’s bouncer.

List of Indian Team For England Tour 2021

Players NameRole
Rohit SharmaBatsman
Mayank AgarwalBatsman
Cheteswar PujaraBatsman
Virat KohliBatsman
Ajinkya RahaneBatsman
Suryakumar YadavBatsman
Prithvi ShawBatsman
Abhimanu EaswaranBatsman
Hanuma VihariAll Rounder
Ravichandran AshwinAll Rounder
Ravindra JadejaAll Rounder
Axar PatelAll Rounder
Rishabh PantWicket Keeper
KL RahulWicket Keeper
Wriddiman SahaWicket Keeper
Jasprit BumrahBowler
Ishant SharmaBowler
Mo. ShamiBowler
Mohammad SirajBowler
Shadrul ThakurBowler
Umesh YadavBowler

India Playing XI For 1st Test Match Against England 2021

In the 1st test match against England, England Team has won the toss and choose to bat first. Here is the playing XI for the Indian Team against England in the very first test.

S.No. India Playing XI For 1st TestRole
1.Rohit SharmaBatsman
2.KL Rahul Batsman
3.Cheteswar PujaraBatsman
4.Virat KohliBatsman
5.Ajinkya RahaneBatsman
6.Ravindra JadejaAll Rounder
7.Rishabh PantWicket Keeper
8.Jasprit BumrahBowler
9.Mohammed ShamiBowler
10.Mohammad SirajBowler
11.Shadrul ThakurBowler

Frequently Asked Questions- FAQs

  1. Is India Touring England 2021?

    The Indian Cricket Team is scheduled to play five test matches series against England Team which will begin on 4th August 2021 and the final encounter will begin on September 10. Virat Kohli is the captain of the Indian Team while England will be led by Joe Root.

  2. What is the squad of India vs England 2021?

    Indian Team For England Tour 2021 – Rohit Sharma, Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Suryakumar Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance).

  3. Who is the captain of Indian Team 2021?

    The Indian Cricket Team is scheduled to play five test matches series against England Team. The opening match of the tour will kick off from 4th August 2021, Wednesday. Trent Bridge, Nottingham will host the opening match of schedule. Virat Kohli is the captain of the Indian Team while England will be led by Joe Root.

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