- India has to play 5 matches T20 series against England
- Varun Chakraborty and Rahul Tewatiya who joined the team have failed in the yo-yo test.
- Before the series, both players can be given one more chance to pass the test.
Team India’s spin bowler Varun Chakraborty and all-rounder Rahul Tewatia have failed in the fitness test. Officials of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed this. The BCCI and team officials have confirmed that spinners Varun and Rahul have failed in the fitness test at the National Cricket Academy (NCA). He may be given another chance.
According to a newspaper, if both these players do not pass in the Test then they will not be able to play in the series. Varun and Rahul had to give a yo-yo test and could not cross the required mark of 17.1. Let me tell you that Varun’s name was revealed earlier, while Rahul’s name was not stamped.
The BCCI sent 35 players to the NCA for fitness tests. Another player involved in the T20 series against England has failed in the fitness test.
India defeated England by 10 wickets, taking a 2–1 lead in the series
With 10 days left for the T20 series, it is likely that both can be sent for another round of yo-yo test. After the four-match Test series between India and England, the T20 series will be played at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera from March 12.