Apart from the absence of Virat, India also faced the challenge of lack of star all-rounder. Ravindra Jadeja and great batsman KL Rahul In the second test. Both Rahul and Jadeja were ruled out due to injuries.
However, an Instagram post by Jadeja himself on Thursday indicated a positive turn in the all-rounder's recovery, indicating that he is ready to return to action at his home ground in Rajkot.
Ahead of team selection for the third and fourth Tests in Rajkot and Ranchi respectively, Jadeja posted his picture with a two-word message on Instagram.
“#NCA is getting better,” Jadeja wrote on his Instagram handle.
The third Test will be held in Rajkot from 15-19 February, while the fourth match will be held in Ranchi from 23-27 February.