India cricket stars head to exotic locales post ODI series loss vs England

first_imgSpending time with family is the best way to unwind after a hectic cricket tour and that is exactly what Team India players are doing after returning home from England.The Indian team suffered a 2-1 loss in the three-match ODI series against England after winning the T20I series 2-1.Members of the limited-overs team returned home while the Test team players stayed back but have got some time off cricket before the five-match series which starts on August 1.Watch: Ziva Dhoni cheering for Mumbai Indians has Rohit Sharma in splitsWhile MS Dhoni was seen attending former Union Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel’s daughter Poorna Patel’s sangeet ceremony with wife Sakshi and daughter Ziva in Mumbai, some of the other players chose to travel abroad with their wives.Watch: Ziva Dhoni rocks the stage with her dancing skillsSuresh Raina on the other hand, is chilling with his wife Priyanka and daughter Gracia in Amsterdam.Wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik chose to travel to Copenhagen with his wife and squash star Deepika Pallikal.Karthik will join the Indian Test team and is expected to be included in the playing XI ahead of uncapped reserve keeper Rishabh Pant.Fast bowler Umesh Yadav, who is also a part of the Test team, chose to travel to London with his wife Tanya Wadhwa, who hails from New Delhi and is a fashion designer.Umesh posted a couple of pictures with his wife at Hyde Park in London.Rohit Sharma and Ritika Sajdeh meanwhile, are holidaying in Prague, Czech Republic.Rohit was in terrific form in the T20Is against Ireland and England while he also scored a lot of runs in the ODI series.Rohit was the top-scorer in the two-match T20I series against Ireland with 97 runs and in the three-T20Is against England with 137 runs. He also smashed a century in the first match against England in Bristol.In the following ODI series he slammed yet another hundred in the first match at Nottingham but couldn’t get going in the remaining two matches and amassed a total of 154 runs. The opener however, couldn’t find a place in the Test team.last_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *