Shikhar Dhawan-led Staff India is making ready for the upcoming collection in opposition to Sri Lanka, which begins from July 18 in Colombo. The groups will lock horns within the 1st ODI which was initially scheduled to be performed on Tuesday however bought shifted because of a number of Covid circumstances within the SL camp.
Forward of the collection, the Indian gamers attended a coaching session and sweated it out within the nets. The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday shared a glimpse of how the gamers are coaching forward of the collection.
The likes of Hardik Pandya, Ishan Kishan and captain Dhawan appeared in nice contact as they might be seen hitting the ball proper out of the meat of the bat. The likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Chetan Sakariya, Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav bowled effectively within the nets whereas a few of them might be going by means of a fielding drill.
“Prep & Extra Prep Proper, Batting, Bowling Fielding. #TeamIndia within the groove for the Sri Lanka collection,” BCCI tweeted.
The three ODIs can be performed on July 18, 20, and 23. Whereas the three T20Is will go forward on July 25, 27, and 29. Whereas Dhawan has been named the captain, Bhuvneshwar Kumar has been named vice-captain of the staff which can be coached by former skipper Dravid.
In the meantime, Sri Lanka cricketers got here out of necessary isolation on Sunday night as all of them returned detrimental ends in their newest RT-PCR checks. As per experiences, solely the gamers can be allowed to come back out of isolation as of now, whereas coaches and different members of the help employees can be in isolation till Wednesday.
Sri Lanka will possible be utilizing the amenities at Khettarama stadium, whereas the India staff will practice on the Sinhalese Sports activities Membership (SSC), acknowledged the report.
(With Company Inputs)