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After finishing their initial round of practice in Barbados, Team India is now settling into Dominica, the location of their initial Test against the West Indies (WI). Team India’s Preparation has been started after reaching Dominica.
The 2023–25 World Test Championship (WTC) cycle for Team India will begin with this Test campaign. After losing to Australia at The Oval in the WTC final in June, the team had a significant hiatus.
With a full calendar in front of them, including important competitions like the Asia Cup and the ODI World Cup. Team India’s Preparation has been speed up before the first test.
IND vs WI- Team India’s Preparation
Using Twitter, the BCCI posted a few images from the squad’s initial practice session in Dominica. Players were addressed by head coach Rahul Dravid and hitting coach Vikram Rathour before honing their abilities in the nets.
Virat Kohli, Shubman Gill, and newly-elected vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane were all spotted confronting the bowlers in the nets. The spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja were also caught while talking to the head coach. Team India’s Preparation has been speed up before the first test against West Indies.
After the conclusion of the two-match Test series in July, Rohit Sharma and company will also play three one-day internationals and five twenty-over internationals.
— BCCI (@BCCI) July 9, 2023
IND vs WI Test: Dates
The tour will start on Wednesday, July 12 with the first Test between India and the West Indies at Windsor Park in Dominica. The West Indies are trying to get over their humiliating loss in the ICC ODI World Cup qualifiers. And win their first Test match against India since 2002. The Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad will serve as the host site for the subsequent Test of the series.
Test squad: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Virat Kohli, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), KS Bharat (wicket-keeper), Ishan Kishan (wicket-keeper), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Axar Patel, Mohammed Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, Navdeep Saini.
IND vs WI Tests Schedule
1st Test: Windsor Park, Dominica from 7.30 PM IST (July 12-16)
2nd Test: Queen’s Park Oval, Trinidad from 7.30 PM IST (July 20-24)
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