Axar Patel replaces Ravindra Jadeja for Pallekele Test

Megha Jain

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Axar Patel has replaced the suspended Ravindra Jadeja in India’s squad for the third and final Test against Sri Lanka, to be held at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium from August 12. If Axar is picked in the 11-man squad, this will be his Test debut. Jadeja was banned for breaking the ICC Code of Conduct, after playing a starring role in the 2nd Test against Sri Lanka,