Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka, would want to make most of the home advantage, while Tamil Nadu led by Dinesh Karthik would like to spoil their party in summit clash.
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka thrashed Chhattisgarh by nine wickets, while Tamil Nadu registered a five-wicket win over Gujarat in Bengaluru.
Tim Paine has been at odds with Virat Kohli for quite a while now.
Murali Vijay has managed scores of 11, 18 and zero in three innings of the first two Tests.
Highlights: Cheteswar Pujara stood tall and defied the Australian bowling unit as he scored his 16th Test hundred to take India to a competitive score at stumps on Day 1.
The right-hander slammed two sixes and three boundaries in Jake Carder's over that went for 26 runs.
India play their first Test against Australia at the Adelaide Oval starting December 6.
Murali Vijay said he is focused solely on making a contribution to the team and hopes that the visitors can start the Test series well.
Murali Vijay said that he will fancy his chances on the bouncier Australian wickets, which favour his backfoot game.
The first Test between India and Australia is scheduled to begin from December 6 in Adelaide.
India A however got good scores from Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal and Hanuma Vihari.
Kedar Jadhav had made a comeback in the Indian team during the Asia Cup but the recurrence of the hamstring injury in the final led to another round of rehabilitation.
Murali Vijay was left out of the squad for the two Tests against the Windies.
Murali Vijay scored 20, 6, 0 and 0 for India in the four innings of the first two games against England.
Essex have three games left in the County Championship's First Division and are currently in fourth place.
Highlights India vs England: Skipper Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane notched up a brilliant 159-run partnership for the fourth wicket helping India bounce back on Day 1 of the third Test.
England bowlers bundled out India for 107 and 130 in both the innings of the Lords Test.
Mural Vijay was dismissed for a duck in both the innings of the Lord's Test, becoming the sixth Indian opener to register a 'pair' in Test cricket.