The Indian team, captained by Virat Kohli, is currently in England where they have to play a five-match Test series against the hosts next month, which is very important for them.
Rohit Sharma was spending time with his family in England
After the defeat in the final match of the World Test Championship against New Zealand, the Indian team is now going to play a Test series against England next month. The players were given a break after the final match. However, now the players of the team are slowly coming back in action. Team opener Rohit Sharma gave information about this on social media.
After the final of the World Test Championship (WTC), the Indian players had all the fun of the break. During this long break, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Mayank Agarwal, Ajinkya Ajinkya Rahane and Ishant Sharma were seen roaming around with their families. At the same time, many players also came to watch Wimbledon and Euro Cup 2020.
Rohit Sharma shared pictures
Team’s batsman Rohit Sharma is now back in action after the break. He gave information about this by sharing his pictures on social media. He wrote in the caption, ‘Come on brother, the holiday is over… now work starts.’ Captain Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Ishant Sharma were seen sweating on the field. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) also posted a picture of the team’s practice session on Twitter.
Test series will be important for Rohit
Rohit has played 39 Test matches so far and has scored 2679 runs at an average of 46.19. He has scored seven centuries and 12 half-centuries. His strike rate in Tests is 57.9. His figures at home are excellent but he definitely needs improvement overseas. Team India will play a three-day warm-up match against County Championship XI. Practice matches will be held in Durham from 20 July
India has to play 5 match test series against England. The first match of the five-match Test series will be held in Nottingham from 4 to 8 August. After this, the second Test will be held at Lord’s ground in London from 12 to 16 August. The third Test match will be held from 25 to 29 August at Leeds and the fourth from 2 to 6 September at The Oval in London. The fifth Test match of the series will be played in Manchester till 10 September.
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