IND vs ENG: Krunal Pandya received his maiden ODI cap from his brother Hardik.© BCCI
India all-rounder Hardik Pandya gave brother Krunal his maiden ODI cap forward of the first recreation in opposition to England in Pune, with the latter set to make his 50-over debut on Tuesday. Pacer Prasidh Krishna additionally acquired his maiden cap forward of his debut. Whereas Krunal has represented India in T20 Internationals, the sport marks Prasidh Krishna’s worldwide debut. The Indian cricket board tweeted a video of the crew huddle earlier than the toss, the place the duo acquired their caps.
Watch the video right here:
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Apparently, the sport will see two pairs of brothers face off in opposition to one another. Whereas India have the Pandya brothers as their all-rounders, England have opted to discipline each Tom Curran and Sam Curran.
India have additionally named Kuldeep Yadav of their enjoying XI, with Yuzvendra Chahal lacking out, whereas KL Rahul returns to the crew as wicketkeeper, with Rishabh Pant rested.
England received the toss on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium in Pune and opted to discipline.
India captain Virat Kohli mentioned he was pleased with the end result and that he would have opted to bat had the toss been in his favour.
India and England are dealing with off in a three-match ODI sequence to wrap up England’s tour of the nation.
India received the Take a look at sequence with a cushty 3-1 margin, and edged an exhilarating T20I sequence 3-2.