Indian women’s cricket team The men will travel to the UK with the team for the month-long series and will have to play their only Test match in Bristol, but will have to stay in a tight isolation in Southampton with the men’s team instead.
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Both teams will be housed at the Hilton Hotel which is part of Hampshire Bowl Stadium. A BCCI official said, ‘We need to plan our training program and for this it is very important to know the time of strict and normal segregation. The ECB will hand over the complete chart which will contain information about our segregation from day one. ‘
It is expected that the women’s team will also stay at the same hotel which is connected to the county grounds in Bristol to ensure a biologically safe area for the team. Indian men’s team captain Virat Kohli and white ball vice-captain Rohit Sharma will end a seven-day-long separation on Sunday and are expected to complete a full-day workout in their gym.
The official said, ‘Tomorrow their seven-day rigorous segregation will end. Now they can participate in their practice sessions for the next three days before departure, but if you think that they will have to undergo another rigorous separation after arriving in Britain, despite rigorous segregation in India and six negative RT-PCR tests. It is a difficult period and you have to adapt accordingly.