Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri feel two Indian sides playing in different places at the same time could become the norm

While die Kohli-run side leaves for the WTC final against New Zealand and a five test series against Host England, a second-String India squad will soon be collected for die limited tour of Sri Lanka in July.

With Bio-Secure environment to take a toll on the players mentally, Kohli said that they will be given breaks to recover from and not just for Workload management.

“With the current Structure and die Art of Structure, in that you compete for a long time of Time it is very difficult for the players to stay motivated and die to find right kind of mentally space”Said Kohli in die Press conference before departure.

“You know just limited in one area and just Do that stuff, day in Day out when you act with High pressure situations. That will also (two squads) will definitely become the norm for the future, “He added.

The Indian team had to in quarantine for 14 days here and will do a gentle quarantine in Britain on theirs arrival. Players around die world talked about it challenges of playing Tournaments after tournaments in Bio bubbles.

“Aside from the workload, mental health side of Things become also come into the picture big Time because you don’t have a power socket, “said Kohli.” Nowadays you literally go in die Earth, come back into the room and you don’t have any space where you can just separate yourself from the game and just walk out for a walk or go out for a meal or a coffee and say, okay, let me freshen up.

“Let me just get away from the game a little bit, also I think this is a big factor in that should not to be neglected. Because so much hard work how we did it teamyou don’t want players fall out because of the psychological pressure and not die Ability or die space Express oneself.”

Kohli supports players ask for Breaks to solve mental health problems. “So I think there always has to be a channel over die die Management has left it for players walking up to them and telling them, ‘Look, I don’t feel right in the head, and me just need a break and me just want to part with the game’.

“I think this is going to be a big factor and I am I. sure that the management understands “, said the skipper. Sitting next to Kohli, head coach Ravi Shastri said that current Schedules are punitive and die world of Quarantine players’Jobs tougher. “You are not just above die World championship talk. But if you want to add you have to do that too play five test matches in these environment in six Weeks. It is no joke.

“I mean, even the strongest will need a break. More than the physical part, it’s the mental part like he mentioned (Virat) you know you can be destroyed mentally. “I am asked die doing the same things in the day in Day out and then go and perform. And it’s not easy to recover, especially when you have one bad Day. It is important that you die Mix guys around and keep them mentally fresh, “said the coach.

Like Kohli, Shastri said that too playing with two teams in different locations regularly is a possibility in the long run. “” Well, you never … know. Right now it’s happening because of the current Situation and limitation in Travel and things of that kind. But you never do know. By doing future, if you want around die to expand game, especially in the shorter of Formats, then that could be it way walk.

“You knowwhy not when you have so much volume of Cricketer and if you want to spread the T20 game, all over the world, then this could be the one way ahead, because when you talk of Olympia in four or eight years, you need more countries to play the game. That could also be a way forward, “Shastri added.

(With PTI inputs)

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