PHOTO: The Indian women’s team will play their first test against England in Bristol, from June 16-19, followed by three ODIs and several T20Is. Photo: BCCI
The Indian women’s cricket rivalry, which will travel to the United Kingdom with the men’s team for their one -month series, will also be subjected to their rigorous quarantine in Southampton instead of Bristol where they were supposed to play their respective fight. test.
Both Indian teams are awaiting their complete quarantine routine from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB).
The International Cricket Council on Saturday sent out a media release but it did not have any specific details about the duration of the tough and soft quarantine.
“The Indian women’s contingent will not move to Bristol for landing. Instead they will also go to Southampton with the men’s team and start quarantining their room. To send the ECB to us as usual should be next, the women’s team will only leave Bristol once the Southampton quarantine period is over, ”said a senior BCCI official at PTI.
Both teams will put on the Hilton Hotel, which is part of the fortunes of Hampshire Bowl Stadium.
“We need to plan our training schedule and for that fear about the duration of the hard and soft quarantine period is very important. It is the ECB that will hand over a complete chart starting from day one of our management in isolation, “the official said.
The women’s team is expected to set up the same hotel adjacent to the County ground in Bristol to ensure a safe bio-secure zone for the squad.
The women’s team will play their one test from June 16-19 which will also overlap, within a few days, the finals of the ICC World Test Championship against New Zealand to be played in the Hampshire Bowl starting June 18.
Kohli, Sharma to start their gym session from Sunday
India captain Virat Kohli and his white ball representative Rohit Sharma will end their seven-day difficult quarantine in India on Sunday and are expected to hit the gym for a full workout.
“Tomorrow ends their seven -day difficult quarantine. They can now have their sessions for the next three days before leaving. If you think about it, even with the Indian team’s difficult quarantine and six negative RT-PCR testing, they have to undergo Another phase of difficult isolation to come to the UK. But these are difficult times and you have to adapt accordingly, “the official added.