The 5-match Test series between (IND vs ENG) is going to start from August 4. But, before that the news of Rishabh Pant getting infected has put Team India in trouble. Meanwhile, a big update has come out about his health. What is the new news about the Indian wicketkeeper and batsman, know through this report…
Good news for India before the start of test series
In fact, before the start of the Test series, great news has come out for the team. Yes, the quarantine period of the young Indian wicketkeeper is over. In such a situation, soon he can join the camp of all the players of the team. Earlier, his corona infected report had also surprised the fans and former veteran players. The final match of the World Test Championship ended on 23 June.
After this, all the players of Team India were given a break of 20 days. Along with Rishabh Pant, throwdown specialist Dayanand Jarani was also found infected with this virus during the holidays. According to the news quoting Inside Sports, Pant’s quarantine has ended on Sunday. But, he will not be able to be a part of the team before July 21. In such a situation, he will be with Team India in Durham on 22 or 23 July.
These players including Jarani will still spend time in isolation
He can be seen playing with the rest of Team India’s players in the second warm-up match starting from June 28. The Indian team will play its first warm-up match against Select County XI in Durham from Tuesday, ie today. KL Rahul will play the role of wicketkeeper in this match in the absence of Rishabh Pant. After the news of Corona positive came out from Team India, another big information was received.
It is being told that Abhimanyu Easwaran, Wriddhiman Saha and bowling coach Bharat Arun also came in contact with Dayanand Jarani and because of this all these players were isolated. According to the news, the quarantine of all these players and coaches will end on July 24 only. So far the corona report of these three players has come negative. But, Jarani will spend time in isolation for some more time.
First Series of the World Test Championship
The 5-match Test series, which is going to start against England from August 4, is the first series of Team India’s World Test Championship. Therefore, the Indian team does not want to leave any stone unturned in this series. Rishabh Pant will be there as a wicketkeeper in the first match, it is not clear yet.
At the same time, this series is going to prove to be important for his career amid the constant questioning about the performance of Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara in WTC. The Indian team will leave for UAE as soon as the Test series is over. Here he has to play the remaining 31 matches of IPL in September-October.