Kanpur. Team India is batting in the first test. In the match (India vs New Zealand Test Series), India won the toss and decided to bat. Ajinkya Rahane is captaining the match. Many senior players are out of the Test series. Shreyas Iyer is making his Test debut. However, New Zealand’s performance in India has not been good. The team has been able to win only 2 Tests in 66 years. Earlier, India had made a clean sweep of the T20 series 3-0.
Cheteshwar Pujara Said after the toss that even though many senior players are out of the series, the young players are ready to perform well. He told Star Sports, ‘This is a good opportunity for young players. Earlier, many seniors could not play in Australia due to injury. In such a situation, the youth had given us a memorable victory in the series. This time also they can perform something similar. It is known that Mohammad Siraj, T Natarajan, Washington Sundar had performed well in Australia.
Camp in Mumbai before the series
Cheteshwar Pujara said about his preparation that we had a camp in Mumbai before coming to Kanpur. Practiced here for 2 days too. Overall the preparation is good. He said that I have played a lot of cricket at home. Because of this, I am mentally prepared for the series. But it is important for the player to be in touch. After the England series, I focused on fitness through IPL. But a break is also necessary for every player between the bio bubbles.
He said that after IPL, I got a break of 15 to 20 days. Break is necessary to stay mentally fit. Cheteshwar Pujara said that before the series, we have given the same message to all the young players that they should show their natural game without pressure. know that from the series Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah has been given rest. Also Virat Kohli (Virat Kohli) Also not playing in the first test. KL Rahul Has been ruled out due to injury.