Real Reason why Indian captain decided to skip flight for LONDON: CHECK


INDIA Tour of England: India vs England Live Updates – When the Indian team departed for England early morning on Thursday, skipper Rohit Sharma was not seen with the side. This concerned many Indian fans, but apparently, there is nothing to worry about as Rohit had some personal issues to attend to, and he is set to fly on Friday, June 17. Follow India tour of England, India vs England live updates with InsideSport.IN.

Why Rohit Sharma did not leave with the team? According to available information, Rohit had a personal commitment due to which he will now fly on Friday.

Rohit was due to fly with the team on Thursday itself. But sources close to Rohit informed InsideSport ‘that due to a pressing commitment on the family front, Rohit will now fly on Friday’.

INDIA Tour of England: Is all ok with Rohit Sharma? Check why Indian captain decided to skip flight for LONDON with the team

Meanwhile, former skipper Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah and other Indian players who are not a part of the ongoing five-match T20I series against South Africa have already landed in England.

Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah and some other Indian players left for England on Thursday

R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Prasidh Krishna, Cheteshwar Pujara, Hanuma Vihari and KS Bharat are the other players who have left for England.

INDIA Tour of England: Is all ok with Rohit Sharma? Check why Indian captain decided to skip flight for LONDON with the team

Meanwhile, head coach Rahul Dravid will join the team only after the conclusion of the ongoing series against South Africa, which ends on Sunday. Besides him, current series’ skipper Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer will also depart for England after the ongoing series.

As for India’s assignments in England, they will start off with a postponed Test match against the Three Lions at Edgbaston on 1st July. Following that, Rohit Sharma’s team will play 3 ODIs and as many T20I matches as well

India Squad for England – ENG vs IND squad

Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Cheteshwar Pujara, Rishabh Pant (wk), KS Bharat (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Prasidh Krishna.

Here is the revised schedule for the 2022 India tour of England:

England vs India Test series schedule

5th Test: Edgbaston | July 1-5

England vs India 2022, T20I series schedule

1st T201: Ageas Bowl | July 7

2nd T20I: Edgbaston | July 9

3rd T20I: Trent Bridge | July 10

England vs India 2022, ODI series schedule

1st ODI: Kia Oval | July 12

2nd ODI: Lord’s | July 14

INDIA Tour of England: Is all ok with Rohit Sharma? Check why Indian captain decided to skip flight for LONDON with the team

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