India to take on Bangladesh in historic Day-Night Test at Kolkata

India to take on Bangladesh in historic Day-Night Test at Kolkata | India vs Bangladesh 2nd Test

India vs Bangladesh 2nd Test: After defeating Bangladesh in the first Test at Indore, India is all set to take on Bangla Tigers in the historic Day-Night Test at Kolkata, which will start from Friday. Mayank Agarwal, who was named Man of the Match for his double century in the first innings at Indore, was seen getting into the groove under lights. Meanwhile, the trio (Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav) are all set for the pink ball Test.

Meanwhile, Virat Kohli in a pre-match press conference said: “This pink ball Test match is a challenge for us. It is very exciting for us as the energy will be very high. It is a landmark occasion.” On the other hand, Bangladesh will look forward to work more on the batting department, as only Mushfiqur Rahim was able to stand in front of the Indian bowling line-up.

India and Bangladesh both are making debut with the pink ball. Virat Kohli has already surpassed MS Dhoni with 10th innings win as a captain. Now, India eye whitewash against the struggling Bangladesh in white jersey.

India vs Bangladesh: “Pink ball test is a challenge for us”, says Virat Kohli on first day-night Test match

Predicted XI: 

India: Mayank Agarwal, Rohit Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli(c), Ajinkya Rahane, Ravindra Jadeja, Wriddhiman Saha(w), Umesh Yadav, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma

Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque (c), Mohammad Mithun, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed, Liton Das (wk), Shadman Islam, Mehidy Hasan, Ebadat Hossain

-PTC News