There is a plenty of buzz surrounding around India’s tour of England. Cricket fans are eagerly waiting to see the numero uno Test side getting tested on typical English pitches and how the Indian bowlers will restrain the mighty England batting line-up in the limited-overs format.
In order to answer all the questions, Team India members embarked on their 77-day long tour to England on Saturday (June 23).
Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, the BCCI posted a collage of pictures with a caption: “#TeamIndia enroute England”.
In the first image, India’s wrist spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal can be seen posing with the ODI vice-captain Rohit Sharma while the rookie pacer Siddarth Kaul was spotted with trainer Shankar Basu in the second snap.
India’s chief coach Ravi Shastri and Shankar Basu can be seen in the third picture whereas Dinesh Karthik and India’s physiotherapist Patrick Farhat were clicked together in the fourth one.
In their UK tour, India will play two T20Is against Ireland in Dublin on June 27 and 29 before heading off for the all-important England tour. India’s tour of England will kick off from July 3 where they will play three T20Is and as many ODIs before featuring in a five-match Test series from August 1.