Members of Delhi Capitals squad, together with the likes of Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav, took half of their first nets session on Tuesday forward of the upcoming Indian Premier League season, starting on April 9.
The gamers had bodily coaching in addition to batting and bowling classes on the Cricket Membership of India right here, in accordance with the images uploaded on Twitter by the Delhi-based franchise.
The squad members, together with India star Rishabh Pant, senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, all-rounder Axar Patel in addition to head coach Ricky Ponting on Monday assembled at their crew resort right here.
The group additionally included West Indian batsman Shimron Hetmyer, England gamers Sam Billings, Chris Woakes and Tom Curran, in addition to bowling coach James Hopes.
The 23-year-old Pant has been in large type this yr. Pant performed an enormous function in India’s Three-1 Check collection win in opposition to England, scoring 270 runs from six innings with the assistance of a century.
Pant additionally returned to India’s white-ball crew in opposition to England. After a good outing within the T20 Internationals, he was in cracking type within the ODI collection, hitting 77 and 78 within the two matches he performed.
Each Ashwin and Axar had an unbelievable outing within the latest Check collection in opposition to England at dwelling, accounting for many of the visiting wickets with their guile.
With common skipper Shreyas Iyer dominated out of your complete IPL as a result of shoulder harm he sustained in opposition to England within the limited-overs collection just lately, these gamers will likely be required to be on the their finest when the occasion begins.
The gamers will likely be in quarantine for one week.
The Delhi Capitals will tackle Chennai Tremendous Kings of their first match of the IPL 2021 season, on the Wankhede Stadium, on April 10.
Delhi Capitals completed as runners-up within the final version of the IPL, shedding to Mumbai Indians within the remaining.