There are now only two days left for the four-Test series between India and England. The first match of the series is to be played in Chennai from 5 February. Team India participated in the practice session on Tuesday (2 February). On February 1, the six-day tight isolation period of Team India’s players ended, after which all cricketers were found to be negative in the Kovid-19 Test. After reports of all the cricketers coming negative, the players took part in the outdoor session on Monday and then sweated heavily during the practice session on Tuesday. During this, Team India captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma were seen practicing fielding together, the photo of which has become viral on social media.
Virat and Rohit have been seen practicing together after a long time. Actually, when Team India left for Australia, Rohit did not go to Australia with the team and due to injury he could not play in limited overs series and first two Test matches. At the same time, Virat Kohli returned home after the first Test match at Paternity Leave. Some such comments by fans on Virat and Rohit’s photo-
India’s preparations at Chepauk for the first Test against England are in full swing after six days of quarantine.Advertisement
Team India also had to take a long break due to the Kovid-19 epidemic, before Rohit Sharma could not take part in Test series even on New Zealand tour. Rohit returned home after the limited over series due to injury. The four-Test series between India and England is part of the ICC World Test Championship and much will depend on the outcome of the series regarding the final match. New Zealand has reached the final, while the results of this series will decide which team from India, England or Australia will face the Kiwi team in the final of ICC World Test Championship.