The quarantine of Team India's wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant, who was found to be Corona positive, is over. He may soon join the team on the England tour. Shreyas Iyer has pulled out of the Royal London Cup, an ODI tournament in England due to a shoulder injury.
New Delhi. Before the start of the Test series against England, Team India has got good news, and the quarantine of wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is over. Now he can join the team soon. Recently, he was found corona positive. Young batsman Shreyas Iyer has withdrawn from the Royal London Cup-2021, an ODI tournament in England due to a shoulder injury. America's 17-year-old tennis player Coco Gough tested positive for the coronavirus and has withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics.
Team India is currently on a tour of England and before the five-match Test series, it has got great news. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant's quarantine is over. Recently, he was found corona positive. 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 land in the second practice match to be held from June 28.
Young Indian batsman Shreyas Iyer has withdrawn from the One Day Royal London Cup in England due to a shoulder injury. He has not yet fully recovered from the shoulder injury. Although he started practicing. He can enter the second leg of IPL to be held in September-October. Iyer did not play in IPL-2021 due to injury.
Rishabh Pant was made the captain of Delhi Capitals in his place. America's 17-year-old tennis player Coco Gough's test for the coronavirus has come positive. For this reason, she withdrew from the Tokyo Olympics. Gough shared this thing with his fans by tweeting. He wrote that he is extremely disappointed to share this news. He said that it has been his dream to represent America in the Olympics and hope that he will get more opportunities in the future.
Former Australia captain Steve Smith is counted among the best batsmen of the current era. When Smith was asked the name of the best cricketer against whom he played, he took the name of India's great Sachin Tendulkar. Sachin Tendulkar, one of the world's greatest batsmen, troubled many bowlers in his career. However, he faced every challenge resolutely and scored runs consistently. Right-handed batsman Smith conducted a session on Instagram. Many questions were asked to him in this session. Smith also shared his IPL experience from his favorite food.
Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar looked disappointed with his team's defeat in the second T20 against England. He told a lot of bad things to the Pakistani team and also lashed out at captain Babar Azam. Pakistan captain Babar Azam won the toss in the second T20 but decided to bowl first. The pitch of Leeds was considered better for batting, but Babar's decision overshadowed his team. Akhtar said, 'You are taking this decision when Jos Buttler will come out to open, I do not understand what Pakistan chose to bowl thinking. Pakistan had a great chance to win this series. Had I been the PCB chairman, I would have sacked the team management and the captain for the poor decision to bowl first after winning the toss.
Doubles tennis player Rohan Bopanna on Monday accused AITA of misleading everyone after failing to make the cut for the Tokyo Olympics along with Divij Sharan. AITA hit back at Bopanna, saying it only tried to help him as he had failed to qualify on his own. AITA had earlier announced the nominations of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan for the men's doubles event at the Tokyo Games. The combined ranking of Bopanna (world ranking 38) and Sharan (world ranking 75) failed to qualify for 113. According to the International Tennis Federation (ITF), the pair were fifth in the list of substitutes a few days before the July 16 deadline.
Opener Mayank Agarwal's struggle to regain his place in the Indian Test team will begin with a three-day match against County XI on Tuesday. His good friend KL Rahul will lead the chase in the absence of regular wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant. The 5-match Test series between India and England is to start from August 4. This match has the status of a first-class match, which is the first time with the Indian team in many years. The team management, however, wanted to play first-class matches to regain momentum before the start of the Test series next month.
In the first ODI against Sri Lanka, veteran opener Shikhar Dhawan played an amazing inning and scored an unbeaten 86. Dhawan could have completed a century too but he stuck to one end and returned unbeaten. He told after the match that the thought of completing a century had also come to his mind but then he changed his focus. Dhawan is commanding Team India on this tour. He said, 'I thought about a century, but then there were not many runs left. So the focus was on being unbeaten. Even when Suryakumar came and started batting, it looked so easy.
India's experienced female boxer MC Mary Kom has reached the sports village of Tokyo. She will take part in the Tokyo Olympics, which is her second Olympic Games. Bronze medalist of the London Olympics, 38-year-old Mary Kom shared a picture on Facebook in which she is seen with folded hands before eating. This picture is being liked a lot. Mary Kom, who lives in Manipur, wrote in the caption of this picture – Breakfast time. Along with this, he used Tokyo 2020 and Cheer for India in the hashtags. Mary Kom, a medal contender at the Tokyo Olympics, has won the gold medal at the World Championships six times so far.
Afghanistan's leg-spinner Rashid Khan has achieved a big place in cricket at the young age of 22. He is the most effective bowler in the T20 format. He plays in T20 cricket leagues around the world in which IPL, BBL, PSL are prominent. They are also paying the price of playing in such a huge league. In a conversation with the British website, he said that he has been able to spend only 25 days with the family in the last five years. He did not get a chance to celebrate his achievement with the family as he was very busy.