The Indian team, which is currently on the West Indies tour, has started its preparations for this tour. The Indian team will play a Test series at the beginning of the tour. The Indian team has decided to play two warm-up matches for the series starting from July 12. Meanwhile, the first practice match started on July 5. India’s leading batsmen took to the field on the first day of this two-day practice match. In this, Virat Kohli could not perform according to his reputation.
In this practice match, the Indian team was divided into two teams of eight players each. So, three local players each were included in both the teams. On the first day, the Mumbaikar duo of Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal gave the opening. Both of them also completed powerful half-centuries and put on a century partnership. After that both of them also decided to retire Hurt.
However, Virat Kohli, who came to bat, failed. He was caught in the slip off the bowling of left-arm fast bowler Jaydev Unadkat. He scored only three runs. Shubman Gill was batting when the day’s play stopped.
The Indian team will play another warm-up match on the 9th. After that, the first test match will start from July 12. The match will be played at the Windsor Park ground in Dominica. The Indian team will begin their World Test Championship 2023-2025 cycle with this series. After this, the Indian team will directly play the Test series in South Africa in the month of December.
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