The Board of Control for Cricket in India could ask the two to address a clear-the-air press conference during the training session at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday. Or, there could be a statement put out in the media to that effect.
HT was the first to report how bad things were within the team over the rotation of the openers, including Sachin Tendulkar. The distraction has hurt, with the defeats in the last two matches pushing India to the bottom of the points table.
India take on Australia in Sydney on February 26.