The Indian team was last defeated in December 2018, when Australia defeated them on the Perth ground.
The last Test between India and Bangladesh was played in 2017, when Team India won.
The match will air on Star Sports Network from 9:30 am
Dainik BhaskarNov 14, 2019, 07:24 AM IST Sports Desk. The first match of the two-Test series between India and Bangladesh will be played at Holkar Stadium in Indore today. Team India has been invincible for the last seven Tests. She would like to win the eighth consecutive match after defeating Bangladesh. The Indian team was last defeated by Australia in the Test in December 2018 at Perth. Team India played the last Test against South Africa in Ranchi in October this year. In this match, the team won by an innings and 202 runs.
Head-to-head: India has been invincible against Bangladesh India has so far 9 Tests between India and Bangladesh. Out of these, India won, while 2 matches were drawn. India played the only Test from Bangladesh on their land in Hyderabad in February 2018. Team India won the match by 208 runs. Virat Kohli scored a double century in this test. This is the 7th Test series between the two teams. In all of them she has been invincible.
Pitch and Weather Report
According to pitch curator Samander Singh Chauhan, the mood of the pitch will remain the same on all five days of the match. Staying dew on the pitch for the first two hours in the morning will help the fast bowlers. After this, the batsmen will start getting help. Fast bowlers will get bounce on the pitch. Chance of rain in Indore is very less. The sky is expected to remain cloudy. The temperature will be around 17 to 29 degree Celsius.
The team that wins the toss will want to bat. The team that wins the toss in the match will want to bat first. The only Test at this ground was played between India and New Zealand in October 2016. Then India won the toss and batted first and defeated the visiting team by 321 runs. In the match, Virat Kohli had scored 211 runs.
Playing Saha in Pant's place in the team is supposed to be playing Wriddhiman Saha in place of Rishabh Pant as wicketkeeper in Test Test. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan will open, while Virat Kohli will play only at number three. After this, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane and Hanuma Vihari are almost certain to play in the team in the middle order. In the team, apart from fast bowler Mohammad Shami, Ishant Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja can be seen playing in the spin.
Indian team: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Hanuma Vihari, Riddhiman Saha and Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Shubman Gill .
Bangladesh Team: Mominul Haq (Captain), Al-Amin Hussain, Imrul Kayes, Shadman Islam, Saif Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mossadeq Hussain, Mehdi Hasan Miraj, Linton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Tazul Islam, Naeem Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Ibadat Hussain.