IND vs LEI Live: India win the toss and opt to bat against Leicestershire.© AFP
IND vs LEI, Tour Match, Day 1 Live Updates: India face Leicestershire in a four-day Tour match at the Uptonsteel Cricket Ground. This will be the only practice game for Team India ahead of their rescheduled fifth Test against England in Edgbaston, starting July 1. Indian players will look look to hit their top form ahead of the crunch game against England. India lead the series 2-1 after the fifth Test was postponed last year due to a Covid outbreak in the Indian camp. The focus will be on skipper Rohit Sharma and former captain Virat Kohli as both look to get some playing time ahead of the Edgbaston Test. Meanwhile, Cheteshwar Pujara, Jasprit Bumrah, Rishabh Pant and Prasidh Krishna have been drafted to the Leicestershire team for this game.
Here are the LIVE Updates of India vs Leicestershire, Tour Match from the Uptonsteel Cricket Ground:
14:38 – India win toss and Rohit Sharma elects to bat.
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