Dravid on Rohit: The situation of turmoil continues on Rohit’s presence in the team, coach Dravid said – Rohit is not out yet

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Rahul Dravid


  • Coach Dravid’s statement on Rohit Sharma’s condition
  • Rohit is not out of Birmingham Test yet: Dravid
  • Team management is monitoring Rohit’s health

A big news has come about Rohit Sharma, who is running Kovid positive from Birmingham, England. According to Team India’s head coach Rahul Dravid, regular captain Rohit Sharma has not been dropped from the fifth Test of the series against England to be held on Friday, July 1.

Team management’s eye on Rohit Sharma

Coach Dravid told the media that Rohit’s health is being closely monitored by the team management. He has not been ruled out from the Test match as of now. Whether he will be available in the Test match to be held at Edgbaston or not will be known only from the Kovid Test ahead of him. Dravid said that Rohit will have two more Kovid Tests tonight and tomorrow, only after getting the results of which his inclusion or exclusion will be decided. But one thing is certain that in order to be included in the playing XI, their result must be negative.

twist in the story

Earlier, according to the news quoting the team management, regular captain Rohit Sharma was told out of the fifth rescheduled Test match of the series between India and England. Media reports said that Rohit, who was found to be Kovid positive in the Test a few days ago, will not be able to play in the Test match to be held from Friday, July 1. In such a situation, according to Indian Cricket Board sources, fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah was said to take charge of the team in the only Test match to be held at Edgbaston. Now with the arrival of coach Rahul Dravid, the ongoing suspense over Rohit’s availability has deepened. Whether Rohit will play in the Test match or not, whether Bumrah will captain Team India or not, now no one knows anything.

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