Unsurprisingly, the entire nation is delighted with the news as the countrymen gear up to welcome back their hero.
India does have a plethora of resources to look into in order to make up for the loss of their dynamic first choice opener.
Will the Indian team management take a step further and try the wicketkeeper-batsman as Rohit Sharma's opening partner?
Fazal, who has over 7,800 runs in 113 first-class games with 19 hundreds, said the final was a big game for Vidarbha and that Ranji Trophy makes Indian cricketers.
India A head coach Rahul Dravid has insisted he is not worried about the batsman's form.
The dashing left-hander said India are looking to make history in the ODI series too by winning their first-ever bilateral series Down Under.
Quite a few youngsters made debut for India in recent times – both at home and abroad and they have come up with flying colours.
The 28-year-old batsman has amassed 887 runs so far in the ongoing Ranji Trophy at an average of 68 plus with four centuries and five half-centuries.
National Crime Agency in Britain has charged the former Pakistan batsman with bribery as a follow-up of the investigation pertaining to spot-fixing.
Only time will tell how successful would Australia's new approach be.