Dexa scan is also mandatory along with yo yo test in Team India
Yo yo test started during Virat Kohli’s tenure
new Delhi. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) held a review meeting on 1 January 2023. In this meeting, the last year’s performance of Team India and many other important issues were discussed. Top BCCI officials spoke to captain Rohit Sharma and coach Rahul Dravid in Mumbai to identify the weaknesses of the team and plan for the future. Among all the topics discussed in this BCCI meeting, the Yo-Yo Test grabbed the most headlines. BCCI has once again included Yo-Yo test as a selection parameter. The famous yo-yo test was first introduced in Indian cricket under the captaincy of Virat Kohli.
The former India captain had set very high standards of fitness when he was at his peak. He made the Yo Yo test mandatory for selection in the team. Now once again after the return of Yo Yo Test in Team India, the fans are giving their feedback about it on social media. Along with this, fans are also sharing that video, in which Virat Kohli is explaining the importance of Yo Yo test to the Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi.
During his light-hearted conversation with PM Narendra Modi, Virat Kohli spoke about the importance of the Yo-Yo test for Indian athletes. He said, “This test is very important from the point of view of fitness. If we talk about the global fitness level, our fitness level is still low compared to other teams and we want to raise it, which is a basic requirement.
Kohli had further revealed that he was the first to give Test in the Indian team. Kohli had said, “I was the first one to appear for the test and this condition was that if I fail, I too will not be available for selection.”
When Virat Kohli spoke about the importance of fitness and Yo-Yo Test in daily lives.pic.twitter.com/9ZWwrrBzVU
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 03, 2023, 18:08 IST