India’s new limited-overs vice-captain KL Rahul, on Friday, shared a clip of the staff’s current group coaching session in Australia. The Indian contingent, led by Virat Kohli, has been toiling in nets forward of the gruelling two-month tour in opposition to the Aussies. The guests are presently serving the necessary 14-day quarantine interval however have been allowed to coach after clearing COVID-19 exams.
Within the much-anticipated tour, India are slated three ODIs and as many T20Is in opposition to Australia, ranging from November 27 at Sydney. After the white-ball collection, the cricket heavyweights will lock horns within the Check collection — Border Gavaskar Trophy — beginning with the primary sport which might be a Day/Night time affair at Adelaide from December 17.
In the meantime, Rahul, after having an exceptional IPL season, shared a current coaching video of the Indian facet. “Loving the group coaching classes. Had been too lengthy since all of us did that,” wrote Rahul within the caption. Together with Rahul, all-rounder Hardik Pandya additionally featured within the clip whereas flexing his physique.
Loving the group coaching classes 🇮🇳
Had been too lengthy since all of us did that 💪🏻 pic.twitter.com/ILsQwzm353
— Okay L Rahul (@klrahul11) November 20, 2020
In Rohit Sharma‘s absence, all eyes might be on the Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) skipper to ship spectacular performances with the bat. Within the recently-concluded IPL 2020, Rahul completed as the best run-scorer with 670 runs. Although he could not steer KXIP to the playoffs, Orange Cap-winner Rahul was lauded for his constant batting exhibits.
Rahul has been a key a part of Group India’s set-up since final yr’s World Cup. Together with placing up constant performances with the willow, Rahul had additionally grabbed headlines for his wicketkeeping expertise in India’s tour of New Zealand initially of the yr.
Whereas India registered a 5-Zero win in 5 T20Is, hosts New Zealand swept Kohli’s brigade within the ODI and Check collection. Rahul is prone to open with Shikhar Dhawan within the ODI video games in opposition to Australia. Whereas in T20Is, he is perhaps assisted by his KXIP and Karnataka pal — Mayank Agarwal.