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India face welcome dilemma with return of skipper Kohli

India face welcome dilemma with return of skipper Kohli

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Virat Kohli will return to lead India in the second Test against top-ranked New Zealand on Friday, posing a welcome selection dilemma for the hosts.

The Mumbai clash will mark Kohli's return after he stepped down as Twenty20 captain at the end of the World Cup last month and took a short break.

Shreyas Iyer's 105 and 65 in his debut Test, which ended in a draw in Kanpur against the Black Caps, has made it tough for Indian selectors to decide on their final XI.

"I think it's a good problem to have," Indian bowling coach Paras Mhambrey said Wednesday..