- The Indian team has reached England after staying in Quarantine for 14 days.
- Indian squad also includes 4 standby players
- Test series against England will start from August 4
The Indian cricket team has reached England under the leadership of Virat Kohli. Team India has to play 6 Test matches on this tour, including the final of the World Test Championship against New Zealand.
Kohli & Co will take on the Kiwis in the WTC final from June 18. This test match will be played at the
Sunil Gavaskar, the former captain of the Indian cricket team, says that Team India would like to host the Test series.India tour of England) will be able to beat them 4-0. Gavaskar said in an interview to ‘The Telegraph’, ‘The Test series against England will be played 6 weeks after the WTC final. In such a situation, the result of WTC final will have little or no effect on Team India. The series against England will be played in August-September. Indian team will win it 4-0.
‘Good pace attack with both teams’
Gavaskar, India’s third most successful batsman in England, is hopeful that the hosts can welcome the guest to the Test series with a green top wicket. Regarding the WTC final against the Kiwi team, Gavaskar said, ‘The ball will move a lot in June. In such a situation, it will be a tough test for the batsmen of both the teams, as both have a good pace attack.
Test series will start from 4th August
India and England (IND vs ENG Test Series), the five-match series will start from August 4. Before this series, the host team is playing a 2-match Test series against New Zealand.
Indian team is as follows:
Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (Vice-Captain), Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Lokesh Rahul and Wriddhiman Saha (Rahul-Saha will have to clear fitness test), Hanuma Vihari, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Mohammad Siraj, Shardul Thakur and Umesh Yadav,
Standby Players: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Famous Krishna, Avesh Khan, Arjan Nagwaswala.