Live Streaming of MI vs RCB IPL 2021: When and where to watch
The former Australian captain's belief stems from India's incredible depth of talent and its success ratio of late.
From team's perspective, it would be impossible to ignore Chahal's inclusion in the playing XI even though the Haryana leg-spinners hasn't been in the best of forms.
India vs England: Debutants impress, spinners struggle, Shardul presses his case and other takeaways from T20I series
There were plenty of positives for India from the England series while some questions remained unanswered. Here are the takeaways for India from the T20I series.
Suryakumar Yadav was unlucky to have been given out in the 14th over after repeated replays of Dawid Malan's catch off Sam Curran by the TV umpire.
Kohli, a formerly top-ranked batsman in the format and currently number one in ODIs, gained one slot and a massive 47 rating points after unbeaten knocks of 73 and 77 in the second and third matches against England, to be placed fifth.
India vs England: 'Just watch the ball', Virat Kohli says advice from AB de Villiers helped him get back to best
Kohli, who did not have the best of times in the preceding Test series by his standards and got out cheaply in the first T20, made an unbeaten 73 off 49 balls to power India to a seven-wicket win.
Here's all you need to know about when and where to watch second T20I between hosts India and England.
India vs England: Virat Kohli confirms Rohit Sharma-KL Rahul as openers, says R Ashwin not in scheme of things for white-ball cricket
India will start their preparations for the T20 World Cup, to be held in India later this year, with the series against England and the skipper did give some indications about how the core combination would look like.
India vs England: Ravi Shastri believes Washington Sundar can perform similar role he used to do during his playing days
Washington should start batting in the top four for Tamil Nadu across formats, suggested Shastri.
India trounced England by an innings and 25 runs when at one stage the hosts were 121 for five but ended up taking a 160-run lead which proved to be match-winning.
India vs England: Virat Kohli says hosts' 'extremely strong' bench strength will help when transition happens
India's supremely talented bench strength has made skipper Virat Kohli quite confident that the team will have a relatively smooth ride when the transition period dawns upon it in the next few years.
India vs England: Hosts setup World Test Championship final against New Zealand with series-clinching innings win
Check out photos from the fourth Test between India and England in Ahmedabad.
India vs England: All-round hosts coast to innings win inside three days in 4th Test, qualify for WTC final
All India needed was a draw to enter the WTC final but Axar Patel, in company of R Ashwin, literally blew England away in a session-and-half for a paltry 135 in 54.5 overs to complete a 3-1 rout
Pant scored the first 50 runs in 82 balls before changing gears to complete his third Test hundred in 118 balls, studded with 13 fours and two sixes.
This year – all of 64 days in – feels like it already belongs to Pant. Think about it? 97 at Sydney. 89 not out at Brisbane. 91 at Chennai. And now 101 in Ahmedabad.
Pant plundered 13 fours and two sixes in his breathtaking 101 off 118 balls on day two of the final Test against England.
Pant struck 101 off 118 balls for his third Test hundred, helping India take a sizeable first innings lead after the hosts looked in trouble at 146 for six in response to England's 205.
India vs England: 'Move over Adam Gilchrist, Rishabh Pant is here', Twitter lauds Southpaw's ton on Day 2
Rishabh Pant hit 13 fours and two sixes in his enterprising innings of 101 off 118 balls to send Twitter into a frenzy.
India vs England: Rishabh Pant's brilliance, Washington Sundar's solid knock help hosts seize advantage
So subtly Pant changed the pace of his innings, that even Root didn't know what hit his team which looked in control when India went into the tea at 153 for 6.