The fifth Test match between India and England, postponed last year, is to be played from July 1. The Rohit Sharma-led side is playing a four-day warm-up match against Leicestershire County Cricket Club to get used to the English conditions ahead of this match. Four players from the visiting team are playing for the Leicestershire team. One of these is the famous Krishna, who dismissed Shreyas Iyer for zero. Virat Kohli had given some tips to this right-arm fast bowler before this ball.
At the end of the 19th over, Kohli had a conversation with Krishna. After this, this Indian fast bowler came to bowl and got Iyer out on the very first ball. The ball pitched outside the off-stump and Iyer tried to play it into cover, but the ball took the edge of his bat and went to wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant.
IPL franchise Rajasthan Royals tweeted about this. Krishna plays for this team. He tweeted, “Famous, playing for Leicestershire. In the middle of the practice match, taking tips from Virat Kohli, got Shreyas Iyer out on the next ball. Iyer was dismissed for a duck after facing 11 balls.
Apart from Rishabh Pant and famous Krishna, Cheteshwar Pujara and Jasprit Bumrah are playing from the Leicestershire team. The Indian pacer also bowled with the new ball in the first session and conceded 20 runs in five overs without a wicket. Team India won the toss and decided to bat first. The batting of the team was not good. The team has lost 7 wickets in 46 overs.
Rohit Sharma got out on 25 and Shubman Gill scored 21 runs. Hanuma Vihari 3 and Virat Kohli got out after scoring 33 runs. Shreyas Iyer was dismissed after scoring 0 runs. Ravindra Jadeja got out after scoring 13 runs. Shardul Thakur returned to the pavilion for 6 runs. Till the time of writing the news, Shrikar Bharat was playing 34 and Umesh Yadav was scoring 8 runs.