NEW DELHI: Senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, who didn’t journey to the United Kingdom alongside together with his India team-mates for the one-off ‘fifth Test’ after testing constructive for COVID-19, has joined the facet in Leicester, based on sources.
Ashwin, who’s in quarantine, joined his team-mates at Leicester the place India is taking part in a heat-up match.
The Indian team had left for the UK on June 16.
“Yes, Ashwin has joined the team but he is still recovering. He is not fit to play the warm-up game,” a supply advised PTI on situation of anonymity.
The team administration is hopeful that he’ll get better in time for the Test in opposition to England, which begins on July 1.
After the IPL, Ashwin had performed a Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) league pink-ball match the place he had bowled 20 overs to get some lengthy-type recreation time.