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India Men’s And Women’s Teams Depart For England Tour. See Pics

Virat Kohli will lead Team India in six Test matches in England.© Instagram

Indian males’s and girls’s cricket staff departed for his or her tour to England late on Wednesday. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) took to Twitter to share photos of gamers from each groups. India males’s staff’s captain Virat Kohli, girls’s staff captain Mithali Raj, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul and Jhulan Goswami had been among the many few who had been captured earlier than the gamers left for England. “Off we go,” the photographs had been captioned on Twitter. The males’s staff will play six Test matches in England, together with the World Test Championship ultimate in opposition to New Zealand. On the opposite hand, the ladies’s staff will function in a one-off Test, three One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals. 

The World Test Championship ultimate might be performed on the Ageas Bowl in Southampton, starting on June 18 and Kohli, in the course of the pre-departure digital press convention, mentioned that each India and New Zealand might be on “equal terms” so far as the situations in Southampton are involved.

“The conditions (in England) are as potent for us as New Zealand… We are going to board the flight thinking that we’re on equal terms and whichever team performs well session-by-session, hour-by-hour, is going to win that championship,” mentioned Kohli in the course of the pre-departure press convention.


India girls’s staff captain Mithali Raj had mentioned that almost all of her gamers might be enjoying a Test match after a very long time and the presence of males’s staff will assist them to clear any doubts that they may have about enjoying within the UK.

“I am sure the girls have been interacting whenever they cross paths. It is good to have the men’s team here because they have played a lot in the UK and you can ask them questions, they can help out because most of the girls are playing a Test match after a long time,” mentioned Mithali on Tuesday.

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