India vs England: R. Ashwin Corona infected, could not catch the flight to England!
The Indian team has to play the last match of the five-Test series in England (England vs India) from July 1. After this the team will also play T20 and ODI series here. All the players have reached England for the test match. However, the team’s spin bowler R Ashwin has not yet caught a flight to England. Ashwin has been found corona positive. Since then he has been kept in quarantine. The rest of the team left for England on 16 June. The team has also started training under the supervision of bowling coach Paraj Mahambre and batting coach Vikram Rathor.
ashwin got infected with corona
of BCCI One The source told PTI that Ashwin has not left for England. Because it has come positive in Corona. We are hopeful that he will recover in time and will be available for testing from July 1. However, he could have missed the practice match. He played the final of IPL 2022 last month. After coming out of the IPL bio bubble, Ashwin participated in the TNCA Division 1 League in Chennai.
Except Ashwin, the rest of the team has reached England and started practicing for the Test match. BCCI recently on its social media account team india A video of the net session has been posted. R Ashwin has been a reliable spinner of the team on foreign soil. Apart from this, he has batted brilliantly for the team many times in difficult times. That’s why it is very important for him to play the Edgbaston Test.
K.L. Rahul out due to injury
KL Rahul has already been ruled out of the Test match against England. He is suffering from a back injury. He was made the captain for the T20 series against South Africa. But he could not participate due to injury. He was replaced by Rishabh Pant and the series ended in a 2-2 draw. In the absence of KL Rahul, captain Rohit Sharma himself will open the Test match along with Shubman Gill. Team India’s second team will play a two-match T20 series against Ireland on June 24 and 26. Hardik Pandya has been given the command of the team.