Ahmed has changed Pandya, who has been given relaxation, whereas Hooda has been dominated out of the sequence resulting from again spasms.
“Shami hasn’t recovered from his bout of COVID-19. He wants extra time, and therefore, will likely be out of the South Africa sequence. Umesh Yadav will proceed as Shami’s alternative for the South Afria sequence,” a senior BCCI supply advised PTI on the situation of anonymity.
The sequence begins on September 28 in Thiruvananthapuram.
In the meantime, Hanuma Vihari will lead Remainder of India crew within the Irani Cup towards Saurashtra.