Today BCCI Announced India Test Team Squad For New Zealand Test Series 2016. Check Indian Test Team Squad, Player List For New Zealand 3 Test Matches 2016. India has retained 15 of the 17 players who formed the Test team squad for the tour of West Indies, for the future three-Test series at home against New Zealand.

BCCI Announced India Test Team Squad For New Zealand Test Series 2016

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The players to miss out were all-rounder Stuart Binny and Aeamer Shardul Thakur and Virat Kohli will skipper the side that will get on the Kiwis and he will have 3 spinners in Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Amit Mishra while he will also have the services of four fast bowlers, Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav.

Yhough Cheteshwar Pujara was dropped from the playing XI for the final Test of the West Indies series; he has since answered some doubts that may have been in the selector’s mind through his 256-run-stand for India Blue in the Duleep Trophy final. Though Sharma’s exploits in limited over’s cricket is fine documented, Test cricket has always seemed to be an Achilles heel for the batsman.

The end of June the dates of the matches were announced, through the BCCI stating that the entire the Tests will begin at 9:30am local time. Despite several impressive performances from players in the Duleep Trophy, none of them who weren’t in the previous Test team squad build it into the list and now below you can get the India Test Team Squad For New Zealand Test Series 2016.

Squad: Virat Kohli (capt), Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Amit Mishra, Mohammed Shami, Cheteshwar Pujara, KL Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha, Ishant Sharma, Rohit Sharma, M Vijay, Umesh Yadav