Under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, Team India made its debut against Leicestershire in the warm-up match before the Test match against England. In this match, three veteran players of Team India were given place in the playing XI of the opposing team.
New Delhi, Online Desk. The Indian cricket team went to play in its first match on the tour of England on Thursday. Under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma, Team India made its debut against Leicestershire in the warm-up match before the Test match against England. In this match, three veteran players of Team India were given place in the playing XI of the opposing team. In the Indian team jersey, all three played matches against their own team.
The last match of the five-match Test series played between India and England on the last tour had to be postponed due to the Corona epidemic. This match is to be played between the two teams next month. India have to play in the only Test in Birmingham from 1 to 5 July. Before landing in this match, Team India went to play against Leicestershire in their first warm-up match on the tour. In this four-day match, India captain Rohit Sharma won the toss and decided to bat first.
Three Indian players in Leicestershire’s team
Four Indian players are also included in the playing XI of Leicestershire in the four-day warm-up match to be played from 23 to 26 June. In this, the name of three stars and one youth of Team India has been included. Along with pacers Jasprit Bumrah, Rishabh Pant and Cheteshwar Pujara, the famous Krishna has also been included in their playing XI by Leicestershire.
India’s playing XI
Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Virat Kohli, Hanuma Vihara, KS Bharat (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav
Leicestershire playing XI
Samuel Evans (c), Lewis Kimber, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Rehan Ahmed, Samuel Bates (wk), Roman Walker, Jasprit Bumrah, Pranand Krishna, Will Davis, Nathan Boule, Abidine Sakande, Joey Evison