Indian Team are right now at England for their 5-match test series which initiates the second phase of ICC World Test Championship. Right now both the teams are at 1-1 out of 5 matches and the ongoing match is played at Oval which is the fourth match of the series.
The visitors are going well in the fourth test till yet and might take a lead in the series due to the exceptional performance from them.
But bad news has been struck in the Indian Campaign as four members from the support staff crew have been sent into isolation.
The BCCI Medical Team has confined Mr Ravi Shastri, Head Coach, Mr B. Arun, Bowling Coach, Mr R. Sridhar, Fielding Coach and Mr Nitin Patel, Physiotherapist as a prudent step after Mr Shastri’s horizontal stream test returned positive last evening.
They have gone through RT-PCR testing and will stay in the group lodging and not travel with Team India until affirmation from the clinical group.
The leftover individuals from Team India unexpectedly went through two Lateral Flow Tests – one final evening and another earlier today. The individuals after returning negative COVID reports were permitted to continue for Day 4 of the continuous fourth Test at The Oval.
With the absence of their main guidance, somewhere the team will lack proper decision making and now it will all be on Virat Kohli to keep the chins up and carry the momentum of the team with ease.
With the completion of day-3, team India are at the score of 270-3 which eventually keeps the lead of 171 runs. Right now Virat Kohli and Ravindra Jadeja on the crease with scores of 22 and 9 respectively. Rohit Sharma has scored the maiden overseas century in the Oval Test.