And welcome to coverage of day two of the second Test at Lord's after Thursday's dreich and frustrating ordeal.
Captain Joe Root had earlier confirmed that the hosts will hand a maiden Test cap to young Ollie Pope, who replaces Dawid Malan.
After losing by 31 runs at Edgbaston India will look to square the series at Lord's, a place where they won the last time they played in 2014. The former India star is the leading Test and ODI run-scorer of all time, and is widely regarded as one of the game's greatest-ever batsmen. Chris Woakes, having missed his home Test, should come back into the England side but Jadeja has a better chance of replacing Hardik Pandya because he brings beans and grit in every department.
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In his 200 Test matches for his country, he scored 15,921 runs, averaging 53.78 and making 51 centuries in the process.
With clouds expected to hang over the iconic cricket ground over the next few days, India may rethink their strategy of playing two spinners. As play got washed off on Day 1 of the 2nd Test, the actor faced flak for his dressing sense as trollers could not resist.
Meanwhile, Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the Test match and that could mean an unchanged Indian seam attack.