Colorful Mumbai all-rounder Shivam Dube and the group’s video expert have tried positive for Covid-19.
Sairaj Patil has been named as Dube’s substitution in a 20-part Mumbai crew.
“Indeed, the two have tried positive for Covid-19 and Sairaj Patil has been named as Dube’s substitution,” a source told PTI on Monday.He was initially named in Mumbai’s crew for their matches against Maharashtra and Delhi.
The crew was picked by the senior determination board headed by previous India pacer Salil Ankola.
The 41-time Ranji Trophy champions are put in Elite Group C and will play their association matches in Kolkata.
The group is leaving for Kolkata on Monday.There are three Maharashtra players — Kaushal Tambe, Rajvardhan Hangargekar and Vicky Ostwal — who were important for the Asia Cup-winning group and furthermore highlight in a 17-part crew reported for the World Cup.
Found out if the triplet can convey forward the tradition of Maharashtra players like Chandu Borde, the 47-year-old said, “OK they have the stuff without a doubt. Each of them three have acted in different matches here.
“I think they have a decent future, they need to simply continue to try sincerely and be focussed, that’s it in a nutshell. They will do well.”A back injury has constrained Virat Kohli out of the second Test against South Africa at Johannesburg, with KL Rahul driving India in his nonappearance.
Television cameras caught Kohli, before the beginning of the match on Monday, the India skipper brandishing a grin and motioning to his colleagues that he wouldn’t have the option to make it.
“Tragically Virat has an upper back fit. Physios are dealing with him. Ideally, he will be OK by next Test,” substitute captain Rahul told the host telecaster subsequent to winning the throw.
Throw Update – KL Rahul has won the throw and chooses for bat first in the second Test.
On Sunday, when the Indian group lead trainer Rahul Dravid was gotten some information about the chief’s nonattendance in pre-match pressers, he had said: “He (Kohli) will play his 100th Test in Cape Town. Furthermore the folks (BCCI’s in-house media group) let me know they have kept him down for that. He will precede his 100th Test and ideally badi dhoom dham se aap log celebrate karange (you will celebrate with zeal). Badi destruction dham se aap unko sawal puch sakte hai 100th Test match ke exposed mein (with energy you can ask him inquiries about his 100th Test).”
India’s next Test series will be at home against Sri Lanka, a two-match task during which Kohli is relied upon to play his milestone 100th game. The principal Test is planned to be held in Bengaluru from February 25, a setting which is Kohli’s second home in view of his long stretch with Royal Challengers Bangalore.