ICC World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli and Co touchdown in London

The Indian cricket team touched down in London on Wednesday ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019 which is scheduled to begin on May 30. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) uploaded the image of social media and their post read: “Touchdown London #TeamIndia”

Skipper Virat Kohli also took social media to upload a picture and his post read: “Touchdown UK!”

Number two ranked Team India will open their campaign against third ranked South Africa, who will come into this clash after featuring in the tournament opener against hosts England on May 30.

Before India’s opener against the Proteas, the ‘Men in Blue’ are scheduled to play New Zealand and Bangladesh in their two warm-up matches at the Oval and Rose Bowl respectively.

India’s 15-member squad for WC: Virat Kohli (C), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami.

First Published:
May 22, 2019 19:20 IST

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