India vs England: Fast Bowler Prasidh Krishna added to India’s Squad for Fourth Test at the Oval

Fast bowler Prasidh Krishna has been added to India's squad for the fourth Test against England starting Thursday at The Oval, the BCCI said Wednesday.

“The All-India Senior Selection Committee – based on the request of the team management – has added fast bowler Prasidh Krishna to India's squad for the fourth Test,” BCCI said in a media release. “Prasidh, who was on the standby list has been training and traveling with Team India right from the start of the tour. The upcoming Test will be played at The Oval, London from 2nd September.”

Prasidh was one of the standby players on the five-Test tour and had been training and traveling with the team since the start of the trip. Uncapped in Tests, Prasidh made his India debut in the home series against England in March this year and has played only three ODIs so far for the country.

England won by an innings and 76 runs in Leeds as India was bundled out for 78 runs in the first innings after Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bat.

The fourth Test will be played at The Oval, London with the series level 1-1.

India’s squad for the fourth Test: Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav, Prasidh Krishna.

Standby player: Arzan Nagwaswalla.

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