Mayank Agarwal has had a brilliant start to his India career as he impressed in the Test series Down Under.
Ambati Rayudu was given the cold shoulder when the initial squad was selected and also later, when Mayank Agarwal was preferred ahead of him.
Mohammad Kaif said that number of matches played by these players should be considered as a factor to be selected in India's World Cup squad.
Vijay Shankar injured his toe during the nets session just before India's World Cup 2019 league clash against England on Sunday in Birmingham.
Uncapped Mayank Agarwal will likely replace Vijay Shankar in India's World Cup 2019 squad.
Akshay Wakhare and Aditya Sarwate scalped three wickets each for Vidarbha.
Mayank Agarwal played some good innings at the top of the inning for India against Australia.
Images of the party were posted on Twitter by Team India batsman KL Rahul.
Mayank Agarwal considered cricket as a career option after playing for the Karnataka Ranji Trophy team.
Cheteshwar Pujara was unbeaten on 130 as India ended Day 1 of the Sydney Test at 303 for four.
Praising Cheteshwar Pujara, Mayank Agarwal said it was great to watch him bat from the other end.
Kerry OKeeffe was at the receiving end of ire from Indian fans after making some major gaffes while commentating on the India vs Australia Test series.
KL Rahul so far has scored 2, 44, 2, 0 and 9 in the five innings he has played of the ongoing Test series.
Cheteshwar Pujara (130*) and Hanuma Vihari (39*) were holding fort for India, who are aiming for a maiden Test series win in Australia.
India, after bowling out Australia for 151, took a 346-run lead at stumps.
Cummins (3/72) was the pick of the Australian bowlers, claiming the wickets of centurion Cheteshwar Pujara, debutant Mayank Agarwal and Hanuma Vihari.
Mayank Agarwal was included in the team for the Melbourne Test after openers KL Rahul and Murali Vijay failed to perform in the first two Tests.