There are talks of how Chennai Super Kings are grooming him for the captaincy role when the eventual situation arrives and Hussey believes Gaikwad has got the leadership qualities in him.
Matches will be played in Faridabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Indore and Bengaluru where the final will be held.
Smith batted flawlessly to equal the former Australia batting legend Bradman in his 88th test appearance. Only Ricky Ponting (41), Steve Waugh (32) and Matthew Hayden (30) have scored more hundreds for Australia.
Virat Kohli’s two sixes against Haris Rauf had proved to be a game-changer for India vs Pakistan in the ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
The touring side made one change to their original playing 11, replacing Ben Foakes with Will Jacks, who makes his test debut along with all-rounder Liam Livingstone.
Earlier in the day, England's preparation for the opening test was thrown into disarray by a virus sweeping through the camp. Captain Ben Stokes is among several England players who skipped Wednesday's optional training session after being laid low by the bug.
The BCCI hasn’t received applications from any ‘big’ names barring a few former cricketers who wish to become members of the five-member selection committee.
Babar said England have an experienced bowling attack and they are coming into the series with some good results, having won six Tests at home.
Overall, only two matches in the white-ball series produced result, exposing the poor planning on part of the concerned authorities.
Shikhar Dhawan who is also part of the ODI series under regular skipper Rohit Sharma. The series begins on December 4.
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In a sign that he was in for a good day, Labuschagne evaded the fielders three times in the second session with streaky shots that could easily have been his downfall but instead rolled to the boundary.
Pant has managed only 6, 11, 15 and 10 in the T20I and ODI series, while Samson scored 36 in the only match he got on the tour
Nearly half the squad affected. It is believed to be a bug or virus rather than Covid.
Pant, who is the vice-captain for the ongoing series, endured another failure, scoring just 10 in the third ODI on Wednesday.
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Gaikwad first grabbed the limelight in 2021, when he made a staggering 635 runs for IPL title winners Chennai Super Kings.
Anderson admits he has little idea after two practice sessions at Pindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi, venue for the first test
However, enthusiasm for Tests is down from 82 pc since 2019-20 survey in Federation of International Cricketers Association annual report.
Lack of bowling options among the specialist batters also effectively mean that Sanju Samson has to once again sit out.
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Three New Zealand players -- Trent Boult, Martin Guptill and Jimmy Neesham -- have so far given up their central contract to play in different leagues across the globe.
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Cummins also named the line-up to face West Indies, with Scott Boland and Marcus Harris missing out while Cameron Green was picked to play his first test in his home city of Perth.