IND VS LEI: While Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli failed, Sreekar Bharti put up a stellar performance against the English bowlers on the pitch
How to prepare for Edgbaston Test Indian The cricket team is playing a practice match against Leicestershire. Although on the first day of the match team india The doors of preparations were exposed. The Indian top order proved to be a complete flop in the practice match. Captain Rohit Sharma from From Shubman Gill, Shreyas Iyer to Hanuma Vihari, no one has been able to show his mettle. Jadeja also flopped and Virat Kohli also lost his wicket after being set. But these players should be called wicketkeeper-batsman Shrikar Bharat. Shown, who recently joined Team India. Bharti scored an unbeaten 70 on the first day of the practice match.
filling was amazing
Team India’s five wickets fell when Srikar Bharat came to the crease. Bharti took the responsibility along with former captain Virat Kohli and the two had a half-century partnership. Sreekar Bharat first stepped on the crease and understood the mood of the pitch. He was seen playing the ball very late, which helped him. After the set, Sreekar Bharat completed his half-century and in this innings he hit 8 fours and 1 six. However, no one knows how much they will benefit from Sreekar Bharat’s innings. Because it is difficult for this player to play in Edgbaston Test.
Considering the kind of batting Srikar Bharti has done, he should consider giving him a chance in the Edgbaston Test. Actually most of the batsmen of Team India are not in form. Rohit, Virat, Shreyas Iyer, Ravindra Jadeja, Rishabh Pant are all going through bad times. In such a situation, if a run scorer gets a place in the playing XI, then it will only benefit the team.
Big players returned to the pavilion early
The Indian team’s big names failed against the inexperienced bowlers of Leicestershire in the practice match. Shubman Gill (21) and Rohit Sharma (25) were all out. Shreyas Iyer could not open the account. Hanuma Vihari could only score 3 runs. Ravindra Jadeja scored just 13 runs and Shardul Thakur scored 6.
Umesh Yadav (23) and Mohammed Shami (18 not out) took Team India to 246 on the first day. For Leicestershire, medium pacer Roman Walker took 5 wickets for just 23 runs. The player is yet to play a first-class match but Walker was seen troubling the Indian batsmen.