Published: Tue, December 05, 2017
World Media | By June Phelps

Bumrah, Parthiv picked for South Africa Tests

Bumrah, Parthiv picked for South Africa Tests

Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has earned a maiden call-up to the India's Test squad, after being named in the 17-member team for the three-Test series against South Africa, which starts from January 5 in Cape Town.

In Kohli's absence, Rohit Sharma will be leading the ODI series against Sri Lanka. Rohit Sharma will lead the 15-member squad that has former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni in it.

Virat Kohli (captain), M Vijay, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Rohit Sharma, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Parthiv Patel, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah.

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Hardik Pandya is the only genuine all-rounder while Parthiv Patel, after his gutsy show against England past year, had booked his tickets for the South Africa bound flight.

"With regard to Bumrah, if we look at his performance in the last 18 months, he has been sensational". The pacer, who has been an indispensable part of India's limited-overs team, has staked his claim for a position in Test team with his control and consistency, and the pacer picked himself with his performances in the limited-overs, according to the chief selector MSK Prasad.

"It's a unanimous choice, there were no doubts in picking Bumrah because he definitely adds variety to our pace attack".

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"I really feel unfortunate for Kuldeep Yadav. Otherwise, he is a top-class bowler", He explained.

The team will leave for South Africa on December 27.

On Parthiv PatelÂ's selection as the second wicketkeeper, Prasad reiterated that he's being seen as the second stumper in the longer version after Wriddhiman Saha.

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