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India and New Zealand will battle it out in a two-match test series at home after the T20 World cup 2021 gets over and the squad is about to be announced soon. Virat Kohli who has announced that he will step down as the Indian captain in T20Is will be returning as the captain of the Indian team in the longer formats.

The spinners will come into play since the series takes place in India and there will be a lot of moisture as well considering this as the rainy season. India will be heading to South Africa after this series and hence, they would be looking to try out the combinations in this series. Here is India’s Predicted test squad against New Zealand.

India vs New Zealand 2021: India’s Predicted Test Squad vs New Zealand

Virat Kohli (C):

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli (Image Credit: Twitter)

Virat Kohli is likely to captain the side for the tests against New Zealand and he will be missing out for the T20 international series which might give him the much-needed break. Over the years, the right-hander has been a big servant for Indian cricket but has been going through a century drought in the last two years. He will be looking to make sure that he ends his century drought in this series.

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