The Indian Premier League 2023 tournament ended on Monday (May 29). After 2021, Chennai Super Kings once again engraved their name on the IPL trophy. MS Dhoni’s Chennai won their fifth IPL title by defeating Gujarat Titans by 5 wickets. This match was enjoyed by the audience from all over the world. This included the Indian team arriving in London for the final of the World Test Championship. Indian players enjoyed watching the IPL 2023 final. BCCI has shared some photos of the players on social media. In this, the head coach Rahul Dravid along with other players are seen sitting in a bus and watching the final match.
In fact, in the final match of IPL 2023 (IPL 2023) season Gujarat Titans Vs. Chennai Super Kings teams were facing each other. So the players of other teams who were eliminated from the tournament have already reached London for the WTC final. Also, they have started practicing there.
That was the case on Monday when the players of the Indian team completed their practice session and were returning to the hotel in the team bus. At that time, Mohammed Siraj, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur and coach Rahul Dravid were seen enjoying the IPL 2023 Final on TV in the bus.
— BCCI (@BCCI) May 29, 2023
However, Mohammad Shami, Shubman Gill, Ravindra Jadeja and Ajinkya Rahane will join the Indian squad in a few days after the IPL final.
Briefly about the final match
Chennai won the toss in this match. This time Dhoni won the toss and decided to bowl. Also, Gujarat was called to bat. This time, Gujarat scored 214 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in 20 overs while batting first. However, rain interrupted Chennai’s innings early on. So Chennai got a challenge of 171 runs in 15 overs according to the Duckworth-Lewis rules. Chennai completed this challenge by hitting fours off the last ball and won in a resounding manner. (team india players after wtc final practice watching ipl 2023 final match in bus bcci shared photo)
15 Indian squad and reserve players for WTC final
Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, KS Bharat (wicketkeeper), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Akshar Patel, Shardul Thakur, Mohammad Shami, Mohammad Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Jaydev Unadkat, Ishan Kishan .
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Mukesh Kumar, Suryakumar Yadav.
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