India tour of England: Virat Kohli & co hit nets ahead of the practice match against Select County XI – Check out

India tour of England: Virat Kohli & co hit nets ahead of the practice match against Select County XI - Check out
India tour of England: Virat Kohli & co hit nets ahead of the practice match against Select County XI - Check out

India tour of England: Virat Kohli & co hit nets ahead of the practice match against County XI – Check out – Virat Kohli’s Team India is all set to play a practice match against County XI ahead of the five-match Test series against England (ENG vs IND) starting on July 20. Gearing up for the match after 20 days long break Team India is leaving no stone unturned in the nets. 

BCCI on Saturday shared photos of India’s first net session ahead of the England series. “Snapshots from #TeamIndia‘s nets session here at the Durham County Cricket Club. #TeamIndia,” BCCI wrote in the caption. 

India tour of England: In the photos, India captain Virat Kohli, opening batsman Rohit Sharma, Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul can be seen batting in the nets while India off-spinner R Ashwin, veteran pacer Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Shami and Mohammad Siraj can be seen bowling. (ENG vs IND)

KL Rahul is expected to keep wickets for India in the practice match as Rishabh Pant and Wriddhiman Saha are in isolation. 

India captain Kohli also posted photos of himself in nets with the caption, “When you absolutely love what you do, everything just flows.”

India tour of England: The Covid-19 hit Indian cricket team will take on Select County XI in a 3-day practice match at Durham Cricket Ground. Virat Kohli’s team got hit by Covid-19 with Rishabh Pant & few members of support staff testing positive for Covid-19. 

The rest of the 23 member squad has already reached Durham and are getting ready to take on Select County XI. The match between India vs Select County XI will be LIVE Streamed on Durham Cricket Youtube Channel – Follow LIVE updates on InsideSport.co

India tour of England – India’s squad: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance) 

Standby players: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Avesh Khan, Arzan Nagwaswalla

County Select XI squad: Will Rhodes (Warwickshire – captain), Rehan Ahmed (Leicestershire), Tom Aspinwell (Lancashire), Ethan Bamber (Middlesex), James Bracey (Gloucestershire), Jack Carson (Sussex), Zak Chappell (Nottinghamshire), Haseeb Hameed (Nottinghamshire), Lyndon James (Nottinghamshire), Jake Libby (Worcestershire), Craig Miles (Warwickshire), Liam Patterson-White (Nottinghamshire), James Rew (Somerset), Rob Yates (Warwickshire).