Ian Chappell News
Australia were handed a huge boost when it was announced that India skipper Virat Kohli will be returning home after the first Test. Kohli had been granted a paternity leave for the birth of his first child. Legendary cricketer Ian Chappell thinks that Kohli's absence will create a big hole in the Indian batting lineup.
Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell reckons that the upcoming edition of the IPL will be good practice for the Indian players ahead of the series against Australia. After the IPL, India, and Australia are slated to face off against each other in a four-match Test series. The series between India & Australia will be a part of the World Test Championship (WTC).The Virat Kohli-led side is currently at the top of WTC standings while Australia is at the second spot.