India is expected to leave for the UK in the first week of June after a week of hard Quarantine. It is not yet known whether Virat Kohli and Co. will be allowed to train ahead of the marquee collision against New Zealand during their quarantine in Southampton. The match begins on 18th of June.
The team is also fixed on play five tests against England after that in August.
“I don’t think we have a choice,” Sridhar told PTI when asked how much time die team become need too ready for the big game. “
“We would like do the best of What we get because everything depends on it on how many days of hard or soft quarantine, die we will have when we will land and if at all practice game I believe also not that we have a choice, “he said added.
Accepted challenges put on by the COVID-19 pandemic, strict bubble life including quarantine arrival has made planning more taxation on the players. Sridhar said he was going to the UK with a “slightly under-prepared mindset” can also bring the best out of players.
“It is time to be smart spiritually, we have a very experienced one team in die walk final. Every man is capable of adaption to die Situation. they have played against New Zealand and played in England.
“Well, I think so experience will count and we will in have to come to the fore because we really can’t plan what how many meetings we want because we only have to take what is given us,” he said.
He said lack of Preparation is at times related to playing with a injurywhat that does sometimes player more deliberately.
“… sometimes it can work in also our favor because that way You are mental more ready. It is like playing with a injury Sometimes when you are injured you tend to focus a little better.
“Sometimes when you are a little underprepared, you tend to focus more and maybe that will bring it best out of us also, so that die Kind is of Way of thinking, die we go in with”said Sridhar.
With most of them of the country in Blocking due to the rise in Covid19 cases, bowling coach Arun said that players have been specifically assigned tasks while they are at home.
“They have certain roles in In terms of what they have need do. But yes, they are restricted because they cannot go out, once we regroup we have to see how best we can plan, “he said bowling coach.
Arun admitted that New Zealand playing two tests against England before the WTC final is a clear advantage for Blackcaps.
“See, it’s definitely an advantage for you … die Getting used to English conditions and things like The. but then we have to remember (our past experience) in England … “he said.
“…You know, bring die experience of the players and the support Staff to make our plansist die Planning so that it is what it is. You need to work around, “he said.
India planned meticulously for die Australia tour earlier year on what they recorded one of you best ever test triumphs.
They lay down out the now famous “leg-side”Cases for Top stars like Steve Smith and Marnus Labuschagne.
For the WTC final and five tests against England, Arun said, they will plan based on that on what you see in two tests before the WTC final.
“England is playing New Zealand before us. It is going to be also give us a good insight in how The New Zealanders are playing in English conditions and also how the English men are playing right now.
“This form is extremely important for us to plan and die Quarantine time in England would give us enough time to consider and make all the factors plans accordingly, “he said.
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