New Delhi: Even before the start of the England tour, the Indian cricket team has been attacked by the coronavirus. Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been found to be corona infected and is feared to be out of the practice match. According to media reports, Ashwin did not leave for England with his teammate for the fifth Test match.
Let us know that Ravichandran Ashwin is currently in quarantine and will join the team only after completing the necessary protocols. Team India left for England on June 16. A BCCI source told the media, "Ashwin has not travelled to England with the team as he has been found corona positive before his departure, but we are hopeful that he will recover in time before the Test match that starts on July 1." The source further said, "However, he may miss out on playing a practice match against Leicestershire. Most of the members of the Test team are already present in Leicestershire. Under the supervision of bowling coach Paras Mhambrey and batting coach Vikram Rathour, these players have also started practising.
Rahul Dravid, Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer have reached London after the end of the T20 series against South Africa and all of them will reach Leicestershire on Tuesday. Let us know that Team India has to face england in the last match of the 5-match Test series during July 1-5. It is worth noting that on the tour of England last year, Team India could not play the last Test match due to COVID-19 cases. After four Tests, Team India is currently leading 2-1.