The Indian team, die landed in England on Thursday (June 3rd), go in die game from June 18th in Southampton with limited lead time while New Zealand is open already playing a two test series against Host England.
“I feel in a situation like that there should be a best of 3 tests because if you lose that first one then you can come back in the next two. India will have a little disadvantage because New Zealand is already playing exam cricket in England, “Yuvraj told Sports Tak.
“There are 8-10 practice Meetings, but there is no substitute for match-practice. It’s going to be an even competition, but New Zealand will be one edge”, he said. Yuvraj said India has a stronger one batting Line-up compared to the Black Caps run by Kane Williamson.
“I think India is very strong because in lately we won outside the country. I think ours batting is stronger in bowling They are on par, “he said. The 2011 World Cup hero said Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill will join in die Dukes have to get used to ball fast in her first appearance as an opener in England.
“Rohit Sharma is very experienced now in exam matches. He has fast 7 hundreds, 4 hundreds as opener. But both Rohit and Shubman Gill are not open in England ever, ”said Yuvraj know the challenge, the Dukes Ball swings early. You need to act quickly die Get used to conditions.
“In England it is important to take it one session at once. In the morning, die ball Swings and seams, in in the afternoon you can score runs, after tea it swings again. If you can adapt to these things as a batsman, you can be successful. “
Gill impressed in his virgin series in Australia didn’t get it runs in the home series against England. Yuvraj wants him to trust him performance in Australia. “Shubman is a very young Guy, still inexperienced, but he should feel confident of his success in Australia. So if he has the faith he can do well anywhere in the world“Said Yuvraj.
He also talked about die additional challenge of stay in a bio-bubble during the long tour, die includes a five test series against England from August 4th. “There was already die physical and mental challenge of playing for your country, add a bio-bubble for that now. I think it’s very tough. I hope COVID goes away soon and people can et on with her normal life, ”he said.
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