Workforce India kicked off their coaching camp in Durham with a energy and mobility session on July 16 (Friday) forward of their five-match Take a look at towards England, which begins on August 4 in Nottingham.
Workforce India reassembled on July 14 after a break of virtually 20 days following the WTC ultimate in Southampton. They moved bases to Durham the following day the place they may also play a warm-up sport towards Durham’s choose County Championship XI.
In a video uploaded by the BCCI on their Twitter deal with, the cricketers have been seen having fun with the coaching session. They captioned the video:
“Energy and mobility session for #TeamIndia as we regroup in Durham with preparations underway for the #ENGvIND Take a look at collection.”
Workforce India cricketers had a great working and fielding session earlier than they have been seen enjoying footvolley. Skipper Virat Kohli fell to the bottom laughing whereas imitating a fellow teammate because the ambiance within the camp seemed good.
The cricketers additionally celebrated fielding coach R Sridhar’s birthday (July 16) after the coaching session. Ravichandran Ashwin may very well be seen placing cake on Sridhar’s face after a cake-cutting session within the presence of the squad members.
Rishabh Pant, Wriddhiman Saha to overlook India’s warm-up sport
India’s first-choice wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant, who examined COVID constructive, will miss the primary apply sport towards Durham’s choose County Championship XI. Pant, who got here constructive on July 8, is at the moment isolating himself in a relative’s home.
Then again, Wriddhiman Saha has been suggested by the BCCI’s medical crew to quarantine himself after coming into shut contact with India’s throwdown specialist Dayanand Garani, who additionally examined constructive. Standby cricketer Abhimanyu Easwaran has additionally been suggested the identical.
They won’t be obtainable for choice for the primary warm-up sport, beginning July 20. Nonetheless, the cricketers will be a part of the squad in Durham later to be a part of an intra-squad sport, which begins on July 28.