Ahmedabad: England captain Joe Root, who won the toss in the fourth and final Test against India, has opted to bat first.
England are under pressure to win the match in order to balance the series. India have won two consecutive matches and are on their way to securing a place in the final of the World Test Championship. The draw in the fourth and final Test against England will be India’s dream come true.
Boomra Out, Siraj In … A change has been made in the India team and youngster Mohammed Siraj has been selected to replace Jaspreet Boomra who has gone on holiday for personal reasons.
Jafra Archer and Stuart Broad have been dropped from the England squad, along with Dan Lawrence and Dom Bess
England have won the toss & elected to bat against #TeamIndia in the 4⃣th @Paytm #INDvENG Test in Ahmedabad.
India: Rohit Sharma, Shubhaman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (captain), Ajinkya Rahane, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Washington Sundar, Akshar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ishant Sharma and Mohammad Siraj.
England: Dominic Sibley, Jack Crawley, Johnny Bairstow, Joe Root (captain), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pop, Ben Fox (wicketkeeper), Daniel Lawrence, Dominic Bess, Jack Leach and James Andresen.
2⃣ changes for England as Dan Lawrence & Dom Bess picked in the team. @Paytm #INDvENG