India vs England: India team focus on preparation for fourth test | Cricket News

AHMEDABAD: A day after training in the nets, the Indian cricket team focused on the pitch on Tuesday to ensure the utmost clarity in the fourth and final test ahead against England, having taken a lead of 2-1 in the series.
While batsman Mayank Agarwal was seen taking a diving catch, all-rounder Washington Sundar was seen throwing the ball seconds after he picked it up at Narendra Modi Stadium.

Spinner Kuldeep Yadav and Stimulator Umesh Yadav also took part in the commissioning exercise before the fourth test. The Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) in India shared an overview of the field session.

Earlier Monday, the BCCI shared a video on Twitter to provide an overview of the internet session. In the video, Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane can be seen batting in the nets while Rohit Sharma can be seen chatting with head coach Ravi Shastri.

In the current series Rohit, Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin were the peerless performers and now in the fourth test the skipper Kohli would be looking to come to the party and end his century-long drought.

Kohli last scored a century ago in 2019 in a day-night test against Bangladesh at Eden Gardens.

If India manages to win or draw in the final test against England, the team will advance to the World Test Championship (WTC) final and the team will face New Zealand in the clash. at the top.

India had defeated England by ten wickets in two days in the pink ball test. The match saw the batsmen of India and England fail to shine and come out of balls which did not turn and skidded by the spinners.
But critics have sought to blame the field for the batsman’s failure. After the match, Rohit made it clear that he didn’t think the pitch had demons. Even Kohli spoke of the appalling display of batting from both teams.
The hosts lead the series 2-1 with the fourth test of the series starting on Thursday.

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