This is the time when a leader needs to stand up, I will be surprised if Rahane does not promote himself to number four, said the former Indian cricketer
BCCI has granted Kohli a paternity leave and he will return to India after the opening Test, scheduled from December 17 in Adelaide
"I wasn't that consistent. If I was, I would have played more than 100 Test matches. I was not that consistent at the international level that is why I got dropped," Jaffer said while speaking on Sports Tiger's show 'Off the Field'.
Azhar Ali said, Pakistan failed to match up to the challenge thrown at them by England on the fourth day at Old Trafford, leading to their three-wicket defeat
Buttler, a wicket-keeper batsman, has not scored a fifty in his last 12 Test innings and also dropped Jermaine Blackwood, who ended up scoring match-winning 95 for West Indies in first Test
"The present attack has done exceptionally well and I don't see any problem in them continuing as a group for at least two more years."
A BCCI official said that while the board will discuss the matter with Cricket Australia and the English and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) around the BCCI awards.
The Indian A team will play one-day and Test matches in New Zealand. For Hyderabad, it is an occasion to celebrate as both R Sridhar and Diliep hail from this city.