England’s selectors on Tuesday introduced in wicket-keeper Jonny Bairstow and pacer Mark Wood to its squad for the day/night Test towards India, beginning in Ahmedabad on February 24.
The selectors additionally determined to ship all-rounder Moeen Ali, who performed within the second sport, again to England as a part of their rotation coverage to handle the workload of the players.
Bairstow was given a relaxation after the two-Test series towards Sri Lanka, the place he had scores of 47, 35 not out, 28 and 29.
Wood was additionally given a break after the series within the island nation the place he went wicket-less within the first Test and took three wickets within the second.
Squad for Third Test:
Joe Root (Capt.), James Anderson, Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Rory Burns, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Dom Sibley, Ben Stokes, Olly Stone, Chris Woakes, and Mark Wooden.