Team India start coaching for the one-off check in opposition to England: The Indian group has landed within the United Kingdom and has begun their preparations for the all-important one-off rescheduled check match in opposition to England. The males in blue arrived in London on Thursday and kickstarted their coaching on Friday.
The one-off Test between England and India will start on July 1 in Edgbaston, Birmingham.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday shared a number of photographs of the primary batch of Indian group visiting England doing their warmups. The likes of Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari, and Mohammad Siraj are the primary ones from the Indian contingent to land in London for the rescheduled check.
“Out and about in London#TeamIndia,” tweeted the social media deal with of the Indian cricket board because it shared a number of footage of the Indian group warming up.
Skipper Rohit Sharma, who was absent within the first batch of Indians flying to the UK, has additionally landed in London for his preparations forward of the standard format match.
Notably, the Indian facet will play a four-day warm-up match in opposition to Leicestershire earlier than heading for the cracking red-ball contest in opposition to England. The warm-up match will start on June 24.
It is essential to notice that the rescheduled check match will probably be a continuation of the 5 matches sequence, that occurred final 12 months. Due to a string of covid instances, the Indian facet was unable to discipline a correct taking part in xi in opposition to England within the fifth check match resulting from which the sport was cancelled on the eleventh hour. Later each the cricket board determined to reschedule the match.
Currently, group India is main the five-match sequence by 2-1.
Following the one-off check match, India can be slated to lock horns in opposition to England within the white-ball format. India and England will play three T20Is adopted by as many ODIs within the tour.