BBC Sport - India v England: Cook confirms batting role for Buttler

Cook confirms batting role for Buttler

Captain Alastair Cook confirms that Jos Buttler will play as a specialist batsmen at number seven whilst Jonny Bairstow will still keep wicket. A decision about the make up of the tourist's bowling attack will be made on the morning of the match a as England look to recover from 1-0 down when the third Test of the five-match series starts in Mohali on Saturday.

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Test Match Special will offer live commentary of the third Test between India and England on Radio 5 live sports extra, beginning on Saturday at 0345 GMT.

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