Virat Kohli practicing before the India-Australia Test series© Twitter
The Border-Gavaskar Trophy between India and Australia is coming soon and Virat kohli looks set to trouble Australian pitchers with his stylish batting. The former India cricket captain shared a practice photo ahead of the first Test match in Nagpur starting 9 February. Kohli was photographed playing a long shot after stepping out of the fold, This will be good news for fans who are following the star to put on some stellar performances against Australia.
– Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) February 4, 2023
India captain Rohit Sharma looked good in a net, while Kohli and opener KL Rahul also had a productive net. The practice session was intense as both the pitcher and hitter worked hard to take their skills to the highest level ahead of the Opening Test against Australia.
Australia and India, currently ranked 1st and 2nd respectively in both the ICC Men’s Team Rankings and the ongoing 2023 ICC World Championships, will meet in a four-match series of competitions in India. Degree. The opening test will be held in Nagpur from 9-13 February.
India and Australia have competed in 27 Test series since their first meeting in 1947-48. Australia leads with 12 series wins against 10 of India, while 5 series draws.
As part of the preparations, the Australian team hired Maheesh Pithiya, a 21-year-old cameraman whose strange appearance resembles Ravichandran Ashwin. Even as Pithiya’s career grows to see him make his first-class debut for Baroda in December, his approach remains uncanny like Ashwin, who will be one of the relationships. Australia’s biggest bowling threat in a four-man test series, which begins next week in Nagpur.
India is now the owner of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy after winning the series in Australia in 2020-21.
(With ANI input)
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