Team India is lately at the excursion of West Indies, because it prepares for the five-match T20I sequence beginning July 29. On Wednesday previous this week, the Shikhar Dhawan-led Indian staff had registered a 3-0 blank sweep sequence victory over the Windies within the ODIs, and Rohit Sharma has since returned to the facet as captain within the shortest structure. The ODI sequence noticed a quite green Indian squad with a bunch of first-teamers like Rohit, Rishabh Pant, Hardik Pandya, Virat Kohli, and Jasprit Bumrah amongst others being given relaxation.
While Kohli and Bumrah will stay absent for T20Is, Pandya and Pant will sign up for Rohit within the sequence. Star all-rounder Pandya made a super comeback to the Indian staff closing month after constant performances within the 2022 Indian Premier League, the place he led Gujarat Titans to a maiden identify. More importantly, the 28-year-old India megastar additionally produced spectacular performances with the ball at the excursion of England previous this month.
With such outings, Pandya has cemented his position within the Indian XI in white-ball codecs.
Besides his cast contributions at the box, Pandya stays quite energetic on his social media profiles as neatly, and as he prepares for the Windies T20Is, the all-rounder took to his respectable Instagram account to percentage an image with one of the crucial legends of the sport, Brian Lara. The former West Indies batter had previous met Team India head trainer Rahul Dravid at the identical excursion as neatly.
“Met this absolute legend for lunch ! Always a favourite in the pandya household,” Pandya wrote as he shared the image with Lara.
Former Sri Lanka bowler Farveez Maharoof had a super remark at the image. Tagging each the avid gamers, he wrote, “Master @brianlaraofficial with blaster @hardikpandya93.”
The first T20I of the sequence takes position on the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba, Trinidad. Both groups will then transfer to Basseterre for the second one and 3rd recreation, and the overall two T20Is will happen in Lauderhill in Florida.