Reuters India – (Reuters) – Ideal scheduling and a month growing accustomed to English conditions mean India will have a strong chance against the hosts in the test series, captain Virat Kohli said on Friday.

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  • (Reuters) – Ideal scheduling and a month growing accustomed to English conditions mean India will have a strong chance against the hosts in the test series, captain Virat Kohli said on Friday.
  • Britain Cricket – India Nets – The Oval – June 17, 2017 India’s Virat Kohli during nets Action Images via Reuters / Paul Childs Livepic The Indian side will begin their tour by playing two Twenty20 matches against Ireland, starting June 27.
  • India last travelled to England under MS Dhoni for a tour in 2014, when they lost the test series 3-1, but India will look to make amends under Kohli.
  • Kohli also commented on a call by former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar to scrap the rule allowing two new balls in ODIs to revive the moribund art of reverse swing in the format.
  • Britain Cricket – Pakistan v India – 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Final – The Oval – June 18, 2017 India’s Virat Kohli Action Images via Reuters / Andrew Boyers Livepic Reporting by Anirban Paul in Bengaluru, editing by Neil Robinson


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