After 38 overs, India: 209/1 (Vijay 74, Rahul 14)
Shikhar Dhawan has made sure India enjoy a bright start on Day 1 of the one-off Test against Afghanistan in Bengaluru
India will be led by Ajinkya Rahane in the absence of Virat Kohli who is nursing a neck injury.
All eyes will be on Afghanistan’s star spinner Rashid Khan who has produced impressive performances in limited-overs cricket in the recent past.
India Test Squad: Ajinkya Rahane (c), Cheteshwar Pujara, Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Karun Nair, Ravichandran Ashwin, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Dinesh Karthik, Navdeep Saini
Afghanistan Test Squad: Asghar Stanikzai (c), Mohammad Shahzad, Ihsanullah Janat, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Nasir Jamal, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Afsar Zazai, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Zahir Khan, Amir Hamza, Sayed Shirzad, Yamin Ahmadzai, Wafadar