Workforce India are gearing up for the ultimate leg of this lengthy dwelling sequence towards England. Forward of the ODIs, the staff arrived in Pune the place all three video games are scheduled to be performed.
In response to Hindustan Occasions, the Indian Cricket Workforce flew from Ahmedabad to Pune on a chartered flight and arrived on the vacation spot at round 4:45 PM on Sunday.
The staff then went to the Conrad Pune resort, the place they are going to be staying for the approaching week.
Most of the Workforce India gamers shared updates with their followers on their social media handles. Whereas Hardik Pandya shared an image along with his son Agastya on-flight, Rohit Sharma shared a selfie from the staff bus.
Workforce India to play an ODI sport after over three months
Workforce India final performed within the 50-over format of the sport in December 2020 towards Australia. In that three-match ODI sequence, the staff misplaced the primary two video games earlier than they received the third as a comfort.
They may sit up for making amends within the upcoming sequence towards England. Workforce India are excessive on confidence for the time being after wins within the Take a look at and T20I sequence.
Nevertheless, they must be cautious of the truth that England is the ICC No.1 ranked ODI staff. India must be on the high of their sport if they’re to make it a hat-trick with a win within the ODI sequence as nicely. If India handle to perform a clear sweep on this sequence, they are going to transfer to the highest of the ICC ODI Workforce Rankings with 120 ranking factors.
A 2-1 sequence victory would imply that they are going to proceed in second place even when New Zealand win their subsequent two ODI video games towards Bangladesh. Nevertheless, a 1-2 or 0-3 defeat may see India fall behind New Zealand to 3rd place, particularly if the Kiwis win their subsequent two video games.
India squad: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma (vc), Shikhar Dhawan, Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant (wk), KL Rahul (wk), Y Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Krunal Pandya, W Sundar, T Natarajan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Md. Siraj, Prasidh Krishna, Shardul Thakur.