Pant, Pujara and Bumrah to represent Leicestershire in practice

India tour of England, 2022

Pant and Pujara will play for Leicestershire. © BCCI

The eve of the match is usually an alternate practice day for the Indian team, but almost all Indians came for the net session at the Uptonsteel County Ground in Leicester. Captain Rohit Sharma, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Hanuma Vihari, Jasprit Bumrah and Shardul Thakur practiced for over two hours on Wednesday (June 22) morning. The visiting Indian team will face Leicestershire County Cricket Club (LCCC). four day game From Thursday (June 23).

Virat Kohli was conspicuous by the absence but team sources denied that his absence was due to a Covid infection. “All the players are available for selection and there is not a single COVID case in the camp,” a team source told Cricbuzz.

Meanwhile, Cheteshwar Pujara, Pant, Bumrah and the famous Krishna have been included in the rival LCCC squad. They will play under county captain Sam Evans in a pre-match arrangement between the BCCI, ECB and LCCC. There is no need to insist on the arrangement that match practice is provided to all members of the visiting side. It will be the only warm-up game for the Indian team ahead of the July 1-5 Edgbaston Test, with the fifth match of last year’s series postponed. India lead the series 2-1.

“Leicestershire CCC will welcome members of the party traveling to India for a four-day tour match to be held at Uptonsteel County Ground tomorrow. India superstars Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah and the famous Krishna all team up with the Leicestershire team. Opener Sam Evans LCCC, BCCI and ECB have all agreed to allow four players from the visiting camp to be part of the Running Fox team, so that all members of the traveling team are allowed to participate in the match. may be permitted. fitness),” the LCCC said in a statement.

“The match will be played with 13 players per side to provide more flexibility and help manage the bowling workload,” the statement said. Apart from Evans, Pujara, Pant, Bumrah and Famous, the other LCCC ranked players are Rehan Ahmed, Sam Bates (WK), Nat Bolly, Will Davis, Joy Evison, Louis Kimber, Abi Sakande and Roman Walker.

“India brought a magical feeling to Grace Road. You can already feel the buzz during their training sessions here. We welcome some of the best Test players in the world and a truly festive atmosphere with the support of the diverse Leicestershire community “Playing against Virat Kohli and India’s immense talent will be a wonderful experience for our team especially for players like Rehan Ahmed,” County CEO Sean Jarvis told Cricbuzz in a statement. We are sure that both the teams will benefit from four days.

Meanwhile it is learned that R Ashwin, who had missed the flight earlier covid positive resultOn his way to England.

The India selectors have named Navdeep Saini, Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Simarjit Singh as the net bowlers for the tour. The first two named are already with the squad. It is believed that Singh’s departure has been delayed.


India: Rohit Sharma (Capt), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, KS Bharat (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav.

Leicestershire CCC: Sam Evans (Capt), Rehan Ahmed, Sam Bates (wk), Nat Bowley, Will Davis, Joey Evison, Louis Kimber, Abi Sakande, Roman Walker, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant, Jasprit Bumrah and Prasidh Krishna.


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