Published: July 23, 2018 6:02:20 pm
Yuzvendra Chahal has been included in the 16-member India A squad that will play two four-day games against South Africa A. Barring Karun Nair and Rishabh Pant, the squad is similar to the one that recently went on a tour to England. Shreyas Iyer has been named captain.
Aside from Chahal, Iyer and Axar Patel are the new additions to the team. Axar has been named only for the first match while Shahbaz Nadeem will take his place in the second. Vijay Shankar has been excluded from the setup. Iyer will also lead the India A team that later play a quadrangular series against South African A and Australia A.
Chahal played for India in their ODI and T20I series against England in July with rather unsatisfactory returns….