Team India is currently on a tour of England under the captaincy of Virat Kohli. He has to play a five-match Test series (India vs England) there. Before the start of the series, the team has got great news. The quarantine of wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is over. He may join the team soon. Recently, he was found corona positive. The first match of the series is to be held from 4 August.
After the final of the World Test Championship on 23 June, all the players were given a 20-day break. During this, apart from Rishabh Pant, throwdown specialist Dayanand Jarani was also found positive. According to the news of Inside Sports, Pant’s quarantine ended on Sunday. However, he will not be able to join the team before July 21. He will join the team in Durham on the 22nd or 23rd. In such a situation, they will be able to get into the second practice match to be held from June 28. India will play their first warm-up match against Select County XI in Durham from Tuesday. KL Rahul will play this match as wicketkeeper.
Jarani will still be in isolation
Abhimanyu Easwaran, Wriddhiman Saha and bowling coach Bharat Arun also came in contact with Dayanand Jarani and were also isolated. According to the information, the quarantine period for Abhimanyu Easwaran, Wriddhiman Saha and bowling coach Bharat Arun will end on July 24. The corona report of all three has come negative. However, Jarani will remain in isolation for some more time.