The Indian Cricket Team is now in England for their Test, ODI and T20 Series there. There will be 1 Test which is a rescheduled Test from 2021 which was abandoned due to Covid-19. There will be 3 ODI and 3 T20s in the series. The Test is in Birmingham and it is a big match for both the teams. England has been winning the Pataudi Series Trophy since 2011.
In The Test Series in 2021, 4 matches took place successfully and India won 2 of them and England won 1 while the one remaining was drawn. India will try to win the match and if not that they will be okay with the match ending in a draw as they are leading the series by 2-1 and a win or draw will end in a series win for India.
The 5th and Final Test which is rescheduled for last year will start tomorrow, that is on 1st July. The match will be played in Birmingham and the fans could not be more excited for the match as it is a historic match and it is very important for both the teams to win the match. The Indian squad was announced a month ago while the England squad has been announced just a couple of days back.
It has been announced a couple of hours ago that Rohit Sharma will be missing out on the Test Match and Jasprit Bumrah will be the captain in his absence. Jos Buttler has also been named the new captain of England’s white ball team after Eoin Morgan retired from international cricket. These new updates have match the series more exciting and to add a cherry on the cake BCCI has released some new headshots of the Indian players. All the players look excited and Mohammad Shami especially looks very chilled about the series.
Virat has posed in his aggressive posture and Jasprit, out captain, has copied him. Shami looks cool as ice while every other player has posed with an intense look.
Check out the headshots of the players below: