Yuvraj Singh could be in line for a return to Test cricket following the confirmation that the all-rounder will play for India A against England in Mumbai next week.
Yuvraj Singh has been included in the India A squad to face England in Mumbai next week.
The all-rounder, who made his return to international cricket in the World Twenty20 after successfully beating a rare form of cancer, is joined by Suresh Raina Irfan Pathan in a strong squad.
England leave for a training camp in Dubai on Thursday before meeting the Indian team on Tuesday ahead of next month's Test series.
The Indian selectors have decided against including a specialist spinner in the squad for the three-day game.
India A squad: Suresh Raina (capt), Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Yuvraj Singh, Manoj Tiwary, Wridhiman Saha, Irfan Pathan, Vinay Kumar, Parvinder Awana, Ashoke Dinda, Robin Bist, Ashok Menaria, Abhinav Mukund
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