The five-match T20I series between India and England is round the corner, and KL Rahul cannot wait to be back in action. The dashing Indian batsman stepped onto Instagram and expressed his excitement ahead of the series. Sharing a video from his practice session at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad, Rahul mentioned that he has been training at the venue for the last few weeks, and his experience is fantastic. The second-placed T20I batsman is in great touch and the England bowlers need to be his chief to get Rahul out of his car. Possible playing XI for India maiden T20I vs England: Possible Indian cricket team line-up for the series opener in Ahmedabad.
“Narendra Modi has been grinding at the stadium for the last few weeks. The stadium and facilities are like no other. In front of fans, can’t wait to be real at such a venue soon.” Sharing the video on the photo sharing website, Rahul wrote. Shortly the comments section was flooded as fans wished to do well against the opener Morgan & Company. Hardik Pandya is all set to make his place in the India vs England T20I series.
Watch the video:
Meanwhile, all the matches of the series will be held at the Ahmedabad Stadium, which will be inaugurated on Friday (March 12). Rahul was part of India’s Test team, but did not get a single game in the series. However, he opened for India in T20Is.
The series also holds significance with the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 set to be held later this year. Also, England are the top-order T20I team, and defeating them will not be a bread-and-butter job for Virat Kohli.
(The above story first appeared on March 09, 2021 02:36 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, the world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log the latest on our website.)