The third Test match between India and Australia will be played at the Holkar Stadium in Indore. The Indian team will look to clinch the series with a win in this match starting on Wednesday (March 1). However, before this match, Indian team’s senior batsman Virat Kohli became the team’s fielding coach. A video of him training the players is going viral on social media.
The Indian team played matches in Nagpur and Delhi. If the Indore Test is won, the Indian team will have three advantages at once. With this win, the Indian team will take the series in their favour. Also, the Indian team will be at the first position in the world test rankings. In addition, with this win, the Indian team will also get a place in the finals of the World Test Championship. Before this important match, Virat was seen taking fielding practice of the players.
In the video which is going viral on social media, Virat can be seen like a fielding coach coaching the players on catches. Shreyas Iyer, Shubman Gill and Suryakumar Yadav are seen taking jail. In the Test matches in Delhi and Nagpur, some catches were released by the Indian team. Virat himself made some mistakes. Some former players have also criticized India’s fielding in sleep.
Possible Indian squad for Indore Test-
Rohit Sharma (captain), KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KS Bharat, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Akshar Patel, Mohammad Shami and Mohammad Siraj.
Possible Australia squad for Indore Test-
Usman Khawaja, Travis Head, Marnus Labuchen, Steve Smith (captain), Cameron Green, Peter Handscomb, Alex Carey, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Todd Murphy and Lance Morris.
(Virat Kohli Becomes Team India Fielding Coach Ahead Indore Test)