The Crew India contingent, which is in Australia as a part of their preparations for the T20 World Cup 2022, just lately visited Rottnest Island, taking a break day from observe. The gamers and the assist employees had loads of enjoyable enjoying video games and dancing, aside from celebrating all-rounder Hardik Pandya’s birthday.
Rottnest Island lies simply 19 kilometers offshore from Perth and is known for its tranquil ambiance and serene seashores. The island is famend for actions like swimming, browsing, and snorkeling, amongst many different issues.
On Wednesday, October 12, the official Twitter deal with of the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared a clip from India’s go to to Rottnest Island. The video was shared with the caption:
“Enjoyable, Journey & Rejuvenation. #TeamIndia’s day trip on the Rottnest Island had all of it!”
Within the full video posted on bcci.television, Crew India gamers are seen chilling out and profiting from their break day.
Aside from celebrating Pandya’s twenty ninth birthday (October 11), the gamers tried their hand out on the garden ball.
Later, Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid and Rishabh Pant, amongst others, clicked photos with quokkas – the native animal.
Talking in regards to the expertise, Crew India captain Rohit Sharma stated:
“It was an awesome expertise to be on this Rottnest Island. It’s at all times good, if you’re on a tour, to have the group collectively and get some exercise finished. It was a really productive day for us.”
Crew India coach Dravid added:
“It was difficult getting right here. Yacht experience right here on uneven waters wasn’t precisely everybody’s cup of tea. Mine neither, however as soon as we received right here… It’s a stunning island and exquisite place. Only a good alternative for everybody within the group to simply have a break day and unwind. We have now had three fairly hectic days since we’ve been right here in Perth.”
Crew India received their observe match in opposition to Western Australia
The Males in Blue beat Western Australia by 13 runs of their first warm-up match in Perth on Monday, October 10. Batting first, India scored 158 for six as Suryakumar Yadav top-scored with 52 off 35, whereas Pandya scored 29 off 20.
In reply, Western Australia had been held to 145. Left-arm seamer Arshdeep Singh was the standout bowler for India with 3/6, whereas Bhuvneshwar Kumar claimed 2/26. Leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal additionally chipped in with a few wickets.