Before leaving the World Cup, coach Ravi Shastri visited Saira Baba at Shirdi
India will play New Zealand on May 25 and practice matches from Bangladesh on May 28
Team India's first match in the World Cup will be against South Africa on June 5
Sports desk The Indian team will leave for England today for the 12th ODI World Cup. Before leaving England, the whole team was united in Mumbai. Captain Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri press conference there. Before this, Ravi Shastri went to Shirdi and saw Sai Baba.
World Cup matches will be played in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14. The Indian team has to play practice matches against New Zealand on May 25 and Bangladesh on May 28. Team India's first match in the tournament will be against South Africa on June 5.
There is no difference in playing with white ball in England
During our press conference, Virat said, 'Our team is in a very good position. We have played IPL. The players have done well in that too. We hope that the players will continue to perform better in the World Cup. There is no special difference between playing both white balls in England and playing Test there. "
Keeping the World Cup in mind, IPL played
"Our bowlers in the IPL have prepared the World Cup keeping in mind. They were not tired after 4 o'clock. Kuldeep and Chahal are two strong columns of our bowling lineup. We are not very worried about Kedar Jadhav. He has done well in the IPL too. "
It is very important to face pressure in big tournaments
"We are focusing on the team's better performance and pressure in the World Cup. This is very important in this big tournament. The pitch is very good in the ICC Tournament. We are expecting a highscoring game, because there are summer now. However, we are thinking about the circumstances of every manner. In the World Cup, we can see the highscoring match. '
There is no change in the Indian team, Kedar Jadhav fit
The BCCI announced the 15-member team for the World Cup on April 17. After this many other countries also announced the team. In this, many teams, including Pakistan, England, also made changes later. However, there has been no change in the Indian team. Kedar Jadhav was injured in the IPL. Now they are also fit.
Indian team for the World Cup: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Vijay Shankar, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik (wicketkeeper), Yuswendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Jaspreet Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammad Shami