The BCCI intends to hold a practice game for India before of the final versus Australia.
With India set to face Australia in the much-anticipated World Test Championship final in 202. Recently disclosed that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) may send the squad in three batches to assemble in England before of the final match. A team practice game is also being discuss in order to assist the squad adjust to the playing conditions in England.
According to Cricbuzz, the first of three batches might depart for England directly following the finish of the Indian Premier League 2023. This would include players whose clubs did not advance to the IPL playoff stages. According to reports, the first wave will depart for England on May 23.
Following that, players whose teams advance to the playoffs but do not advance to the final will go for England soon after the Qualifiers conclude. They spot flying off on May 23 or 24. The final batch would depart on May 30. Shortly after the conclusion of the IPL 2023 final on May 28 at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium.
Cheteshwar Pujara, Axar Patel, and Shardul Thakur might be in the first lot.
Base on their individual teams’ final results. Players such as Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur, and Ravichandran Ashwin are expect to be among the first wave to go for England on May 23.
Axar is currently playing for the Delhi Capitals in the IPL 2023. Who were the first team to be eliminat from the competition. Shardul’s squad, the Kolkata Knight Riders, has a slim chance of entering the playoffs as well. In contrast. Ashwin’s Rajasthan Royals ruined their prospects after suffering a crushing defeat to Royal Challengers Bangalore in the tournament’s last match. Meanwhile, Cheteshwar Pujara, who is not a member of any IPL squad, is also expected to leave in the first batch.