The Indian national cricket team has suffered a big blow in the second test against England. Star players KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja have been ruled out for the upcoming match in Vizag on February 2 due to injuries.
While Ravindra Jadeja has been ruled out of the game due to a hamstring injury, KL Rahul will miss the game as he experienced pain in his right quadriceps. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has named replacements for both players.
Sarfaraz Khan will replace KL Rahul, while Saurabh Kumar and Washington Sundar have been added to potentially replace Ravindra Jadeja for the second Test.
Updated India squad for 2nd Test against England: Rohit Sharma (C), Shubman Gill, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shreyas Iyer, KS Bharat (WK), Dhruv Jurel (WK), Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohd. Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah (VC), Avesh Khan, Rajat Patidar, Sarfaraz Khan, Washington Sundar, Saurabh Kumar.
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