India in England: Virat Kohli regrets shortage of First class matches ahead of WTC finals, test series against England

The Indian team, die lost the WTC final against New Zealand, came without any in the tent fight first-Class game while die Ready kiwifruit with a two test series against England.

The Indian team on Thursday (June 24th) is dispersed for a three week break from the bio-bubble and reassemble in Nottingham on July 14th for die Preparations of die exam series from August 4th.

Asked if a couple first-Class games would have been better, the skipper said it depends on people who die Itinerary created. “That doesn’t matter on us. We obviously wanted first-Class games dieI think it was not given us. Not me know what are die reasons for they are, “the Indian captain said.

This would mean that there will be an intra-squad simulation games once again but the Indian captain said three weeks of Preparation will be good enough for the series. “The preparation time will be sufficient for us be ready for the first Testing, “said Kohli.

To put things in From sight it was die BCCI, die the England and Wales Cricket Board had asked to cancel two official first-Class games that should be India play in the month of July as a melodyup to the test series.

“We had a shadow tour of India A that should overlap with our senior team’s tour. in the fact, we had two official first-Class games between India and India A, die should take place. But then we came with a jumbo squad and after discussions with ECB, die matches were canceled, “a BCCI source told PTI.

While the Indian skipper would have felt like it first-Class games against County Pages or England Lions (‘A’ side), it wouldn’t have been possible how die is the domestic season on in Great Britain at that time in Time.

The district championship is on and currently, it’s the native T20 tournament ‘Vitality Blast’ is on and it will be followed by the highly anticipated ‘The Hundred’. It would have been difficult for India to get high quality opposition, die would have helped them in to prepare for die exam series.

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