Virat Kohli said Rohit Sharma was said to be unavailable before the selection committee meeting earlier this month.
To honour Dean Jones' life, Cricket Australia has decided to pay two significant tributes during the India series.
The Indian team is in Australia for a full-fledged tour comprising three ODIs, as many T20 Internationals and four Tests.
RP Singh, who captured two four-wicket hauls in Test matches on the 2007-08 tour, said in Perth, bowlers get a lot of help from the wind.
Cricket Australia interim chief executive officer Nick Hockley assured that the Adelaide Test will be played as scheduled.
Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma to miss first two Australia Tests, also doubtful for remaining two: BCCI source
India will be without skipper Virat Kohli after the first Test as he will return to the country to be there for the birth of his first child.
India vs Australia: Throwdown expert Raghu set to hit training ground after completing quarantine period
ndia and Australia will play three ODIs, three T20Is, and four Tests against each other.
Team India's Instagram handle posted the photos of fielding sessions and the post was captioned as: 'Eyes firmly on the ball'.
CA is banking heavily on the India series after incurring huge financial loss in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cameron Green can make Test debut as batsman but needs to contribute with ball in ODIs: Justin Langer
Cameron Green and Will Pucovski are among the five fresh faces in the Australian squad for the Test series against India.
Team India will complete one week of quarantine on Thursday since landing in Sydney on November 13.
India and Australia are slated to lock horns against each other in three ODIs, three T20Is, and four Tests.
The first Test between India and Australia is scheduled to begin at the Adelaide Oval on December 17.
Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj are shown doing some running on the field.
Mitchell Swepson, who has been included in the Test squad for the forthcoming series against India is raring to go against Virat Kohli.