India vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root’s England undergo training session ahead of opening Test

India vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root's England undergoes training session ahead of opening Test at Nottingham
India vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root's England undergoes training session ahead of opening Test at Nottingham

India vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root’s England undergo training session ahead of opening Test- Team India and hosts England on Monday underwent practice session at Trent Bridge, Nottingham ahead of the opening encounter in England. In a number of pics, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma can be seen batting while Joe Root can be seen discussing tactics with England pace spearhead James Anderson. Others to feature in the snaps were Stuart Broad, Ravi Shastri, Mark Wood, among others.

While England will be looking to avenge their 1-3 loss to India during the England tour of India, the visitors will be in search of their only 4th Test series win in England. India had previously achieved the feat in 1971, 1986, and 2007. Virat Kohli will be looking to join the elite list and start the series on a high and continue India’s impressive record at the venue.

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India vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root’s England undergo training session ahead of opening Test

India vs England Test squads: 

England squad (2 Tests): Joe Root (c), Craig Overton, Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Jos Buttler, Mark Wood, Sam Curran, James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad, Zak Crawley, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson.

India’s squad: Rohit Sharma, 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, Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper), Abhimanyu Easwaran, SuryaKumar Yadav and Prithvi Shaw

Standby players: Prasidh Krishna, Arzan Nagwaswalla

India’s tour of England, 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 vs England, 1st Test: Virat Kohli-led India and Joe Root’s England undergo training session ahead of opening Test

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