During a training session, Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara, and others play Keepy-Uppy. India has begun training in preparation for the rescheduled fifth Test against England, which will begin on July 1.
The Indian Test team has arrived in England and has begun preparations for the rescheduled fifth Test against England, which will begin on July 1 in Birmingham. The team is currently in Leicester, preparing for a four-day first-class match against Leicestershire, which begins on Friday, June 24. During a training session on Monday. Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara were among a few stars who participate in a game of keepy-uppy.
The game featured Kohli, Pujara, Mohammed Shami, KS Bharat, and Prasidh Krishna, and Leicestershire’s official Twitter handle posted a video.
India Test squad training session Play Keepy-Uppy.
“Do any of these @BCCI superstars belong on your dream 5-a-side football team? @imVkohli is a striker, @cheteshwar1 is a central midfielder, and @MdShami11 is a winger. Comment below with your dream 5-a-side team! (Only cricketers), “Leicestershire’s handle was tweeted.
The first batch of the Indian Test contingent arrived in the United Kingdom last week and completed their first training session. After the series against South Africa concluded, Rahul Dravid, Shreyas Iyer, and Rishabh Pant flew to the United Kingdom on Monday.
India currently leads the five-match Test series 2-1, and the team would like to win the reschedule Test to win their first series in England since 2007, which also happened to be led by Rahul Dravid.
Following a string of positive COVID-19 cases within the Indian camp last year, the fifth Test rescheduled.
India Test squad:
Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, KS Bharat, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Prasidh Krishna.