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Mohammad Siraj and Mohammed Shami practiced yorkers and short balls at the nets.
The ODI series between India and Australia starts on 27 November. However, Team India Limited is focusing on the Test series instead of the Overs series. On Tuesday, Team India captain Virat Kohli shared a video of a practice session on Twitter. He wrote in the caption, ‘I love Test cricket practice sessions’ (Love Test cricket practice sessions).
Shami and Siraj practice yorkers and short balls
In the video, pacer Mohammed Shami, Mohammad Siraj and spinner Ravindra Jadeja were seen practicing Kohli with red and pink balls. During this, Kohli also shot some classic shots. BCCI also shared the video of Shami and Siraj and wrote in the caption, ‘Fast and Accurate’. Both bowlers practiced yorkers and short balls at the nets. Apart from these, many batsmen and bowlers of Team India participated in the practice session.
Shami is in the team in all three formats, Siraj is only in the Test team
Mohammed Shami was included in Team India in T20, ODI and Test, all three formats. He took 20 wickets in 14 matches in the IPL. At the same time, Siraj was only included in the team in the Test series. Siraj has also played one ODI and 3 T20 matches. He took 11 wickets in 9 matches in the IPL.
KL Rahul can play first test
Wicket-keeper batsman KL Rahul also practiced batting with a pink ball. There are speculations that Rahul may play in the first Test starting on 17 December, as Wriddhiman Saha is currently injured and suspense remains on his playing. At the same time, Sanju Samson also practiced batting fiercely in the nets. BCCI also shared his video.
Corona report of team India player and coaching staff negative
The corona report of the entire team, including the players of Team India, who reached the series of 3 One-Day, 3 T20 and 4 Test matches came negative. After this, the team started practice in Quarantine from Saturday. The team is currently quarantined at the Pullman Hotel in Sydney Olympic Park. They will complete the quarantine period before the ODI series starting on November 27.
Virat will leave the tour for the birth of a child
Team India captain Virat Kohli will go to Paternity Leave after the first Test. Virat and Anushka were married on 11 December 2017 in Italy. Kohli had tweeted in August- In January 2021, we will be two to three.
|The match||The date||Venue|
|1st ODI (Day Night)||27 November||Sydney|
|2nd ODI (Day Night)||29 November||Sydney|
|3rd ODI (Day Night)||2 December||Canberra|
|1st T20 (Knight)||4 December||Canberra|
|2nd T20 (Knight)||6 December||Sydney|
|3rd T20 (Knight)||8 December||Sydney|
|1st Test (Day Night)||17-21 December||Adelaide|
|2nd Test||26-30 December||Melbourne|
|3rd Test||07-11 January||Sydney|
|4th Test||15-19 January||Brisbane|