The duo wasted no time and reached the venue for India’s coaching session forward of the T20I collection opener in opposition to New Zealand to be performed on Wednesday.
Coming into first, Dravid instantly headed to examine the centre pitch that’s probably for use on the match-day. Whereas rigorously analyzing the wicket for over Half-hour, Dravid spoke to central zone pitch curator Taposh Chatterjee, chief selector Chetan Sharma and vice-captain KL Rahul.
After health drills, which went for 25-Half-hour, the groups headed to the nets on the two wickets adjoining to the centre strip.
With Dravid, bowling coach Paras Mhambrey and batting coach Vikram Rathour watching, off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was the primary to start out.
All-rounder Venkatesh Iyer, who grew to become the toast of the city along with his batting exploits throughout IPL 2021, was seen bowling for a substantial interval. Being touted as Hardik Pandya’s substitute, Venkatesh may make his worldwide debut within the collection.
Captain Rohit was doing clear hitting and went for giant pictures proper after taking guard. The opener handed the problem posed by pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar, spinners Axar Patel, Ashwin and Venkatesh throughout the session that lasted for nearly three hours.
Furthermore, the New Zealand crew that performed the T20 World Cup last in Dubai on Sunday, reached Jaipur on Monday, and can practice on the eve of the match.