Warnapura had his right leg amputated earlier this month after being diagnosed with high sugar levels, which hindered his blood circulation, according to local media reports.
For a player of his stature, one wonders what took him so long to shine outside India, but his Oval innings proved that the Mumbai man is gradually improving in red ball cricket.
More than 80 overs were lost due to weather over the first two days, making draw the most likely outcome of the four-day match.
The Southern Stars handed debuts to Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Wareham, Darcie Brown and Stella Campbell.
The 34-year-old Ali, a spin-bowling all-rounder, announced retirement from the longest format of the game on Monday.
The ECB wants the ICC to address the issue and expect that a forfeiture would be granted so they can claim insurance as they are going to lose 40 million pounds if the match is declared abandoned.
Pietersen questions availability of players for resumption of IPL on September 19 after cancellation of Manchester Test
The fifth and final Test between India and England has been cancelled due to a "further increase in the number of COVID cases" inside the Indian camp.
Ashwin's last limited-overs outing was during a tour of the West Indies and he has 52 wickets from 46 T20 International outings in his career.
Kohli is India's most successful captain in overseas Test, having guided the country to 37 victories in 63 matches on foreign soil.
The hosts earlier took a massive first-innings lead of 354 runs before being all out for 432 in their first innings at Headingley.
If players truly believe in Test cricket, they should appoint Kohli their spokesperson: Ian Chappell
If players truly believe Test cricket is the pinnacle then they need to agitate for a summit on the game's future; they could do no better than appoint Kohli their spokesperson, according to Chappell.
He achieved the feat in the third Test of the 2005 Ashes against England at Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester.
The spinning all-rounder will train with the squad on Tuesday, according to a statement from England and Wales Cricket Board.
Jofra Archer is recovering from an elbow surgery and not ready to play, while Woakes suffered a bruised heel last week and is expected to be available later in the series.
Team India will travel to Australia in September to play three ODIs and as many T20Is besides their maiden Day-Night Test at Perth starting September 30.