India Test captain Virat Kohli has spoken about the possibility of India using DRS in the near future labelling its use as certainly probable.
Recent Test series in India have seen lower scores than in years gone by as spin-friendly wickets made things difficult for tourist and India batsmen alike.
A win for India in the second Test against New Zealand in Kolkata will see them regain the number one ICC ranking off Pakistan, but more importantly they will win the series with a game to spare.
Eden Gardens is a spin-friendly venue, as you'd expect, but as Mohammed Shami showed last time out, pace is not irrelevant.
India coach Anil Kumble has given his full support to batsman Cheteshwar Pujara in the wake of claims by former chief selector Sandeep Patil that management had spoken to him about his slow strike rate.