India pick three spinners for Mumbai test

Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) India won the toss and decided to bat against England in the second Test at the Wankhede Stadium here Friday.

Harbhajan Singh was picked in the Indian team as the third spinner alongside Pragyan Ojha and Ravichandran Ashwin.

England brought in Jonny Bairstow for Ian Bell and Monty Panesar for Tim Bresnan.


India: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Cheteshwar Pujara, Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh, M.S. Dhoni (captain), Harbhajan Singh, Ravichandran Ashwin, Zaheer Khan, Pragyan Ojha.

England: Alastair Cook (captain), Nick Compton, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Jonnny Bairstow, Samit Patel, Matt Prior, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, Monty Panesar, James Anderson.

Umpires: Aleem Dar and Tony Hill

Third Umpire: S. Ravi

Match Referee: Roshan Mahanama.


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