India Tour of England: Virat Kohli & Co leave for Nottingham for 1st Test after warm-up match in Durham

India Tour of England: Virat Kohli & Co leave for Nottingham for 1st Test after warm-up match in Durham
India Tour of England: Virat Kohli & Co leave for Nottingham for 1st Test after warm-up match in Durham

India Tour of England: Virat Kohli & Co leave for Nottingham for 1st Test after the warm-up match in Durham – Virat Kohli’s Team India left for Nottingham on Friday after playing warm-up at Durham ahead of the first game against England of the five-match Test series starting from August 4. 

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India Tour of England: BCCI on Friday posted a photo on Twitter with the caption, “Thank you @DurhamCricket for having us over. We enjoyed our time here.” The photo shared by BCCI is of a screen at Durham cricket stadium which reads ” THANKS, TEAM INDIA WE WILL MISS HAVING YOU IN DURHAM.”

India Tour of England: India played a three-day practice match against a select county XI. KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja were the start performers while Washington Sundar and Avesh Khan got injured during the match playing for County XI. It is most likely that Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav will join the Indian team in England after their Sri Lanka tour. 

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India Tour of England: Earlier, Durham Cricket shared a photo of India all-rounder Axar Patel and Rishabh Pant holding the clubs 50 over shirt.

“.@akshar2026 & @RishabhPant17 like our 50 over shirt too. It’s been great having #TeamIndia in Chester le Street. @BCCI  #ForTheNorth,” Durham wrote in the caption of the photo. 

India will take on England at Nottingham for the first Test starting from August 4. 

India’s tour of England Schedule 2021-22
Sr. Date Match Venue
1 4th – 8th August 1st Test vs England Nottingham
2 12th – 16th August 2nd Test vs England London (Lord’s)
3 25th – 29th August 3rd Test vs England Leeds
4 2nd – 6th September 4th Test vs England London (Oval)
5 10th – 14th September 5th Test vs England Manchester

 

India Tour of England – India’s squad: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance) 

Standby players: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Arzan Nagwaswalla 

Live Broadcast & Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network will Live broadcast the India Tour of England in the Indian Sub-Continent while SonyLIV will live stream the series.  

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