Ind vs Eng: This fast bowler will make his Test debut against India! T20 cricket's number one batsman may return
Ahead of the third Test against India starting tomorrow, the hosts England team has suffered a major setback. Fast bowler Mark Wood has been ruled out of the match due to a shoulder injury. In his place, now fast bowler Shakib Mahmood can play this match for England.
If he gets a place in the playing XI of England, then it will be Saqib Mahmood's debut Test match. England captain Joe Root has indicated that Saqib Mahmood may make his Test debut. Along with him, David Malan may return in the playing XI. Malan is currently the number one batsman in the ICC T20 rankings.
The Indian team led by Virat Kohli is leading 1-0 in the five-match Test series. After the first match was drawn due to rain in Nottingham, they defeated the hosts by 151 runs in the second Test at Lord's.