Mohammed Shami has not been able to be part of the Indian XI.
India captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bat first against Pakistan. Rohit Sharma has not given a place to Mohammed Shami in the Indian XI. At the same time, Shardul Thakur is part of the Indian XI. Apart from this, Shreyas Iyer has returned. Siraj and Bumrah will take the responsibility of Indian fast bowling against Pakistan, while Shardul and Hardik will also be in the role of all-rounders. Apart from this, Jadeja and Kuldeep are also part of the Indian XI.
What did Rohit Sharma say after winning the toss?
Rohit won the toss and said, "We are going to bat first. We are not thinking too much about the weather. You have to play good cricket, you have to accept the challenge, accept the situation. Iyer and Bumrah are back and will land us with three. Two spinners - Kuldeep and Jadeja - are also part of the playing XI.
Indian playing XI
Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jaspreet Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj
Pakistan's playing XI: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Salman Agha, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf