KL Rahul is likely to replace the Tamil Nadu batsman in the playing XI.
Top PCB official disclosed that Pakistan was very close to inking a deal with its West Indies counterpart.
India defeated hosts West Indies in the first Test in Antigua by an innings and 92 runs.
'Sometimes if I’m on the go I like to have a go, but the responsibility is great so I have to change my game.'
A green wicket awaits India as the Virat Kohli-led side look to take 2-0 lead in the 4-match Test series.
India’s middle-order mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara scored his last half-century six innings ago but the Saurashtra batsman is “not too worried” about his own form, saying he is happy as long as he is con
Mohammad Shami celebrates after dismissing opener Rajendra Chandrika on Saturday. (Photo: AP)
Skipper Steven Smith blamed Australia’s “lack of discipline” on the batting front for the number one Test team’s 106-run shock loss to Sri Lanka in the first match in Pallekele on Saturday.
Herath grabbed 5-54 to help the hosts bundle out Australia for 161 on the fifth and final day.