IndvsSL: Young all-rounder to get India cap

Nagpur[India], November 2017: Indian captain Virat Kohli while addressing the press before the second test, announced the inclusion of uncapped all rounder Vijay Shankar in the team. According to Virat, the move was made because India’s overseas tour may need a backup all-rounder.

Vijay Shankar has been consistent and has earned his spot in the squad – Virat Kohli on India’s latest addition in the squad #INDvSL pic.twitter.com/fqvjfVVFkP

— BCCI (@BCCI) November 23, 2017

India will go against Sri Lanka from Friday at Nagpur for the second test match. The series is currently squared at 0-0.