With the Indian team, which has to go on a long tour of England a day Virat Kohli and Co. were given to the green by the UK government to allow their families to accompany them during their stay, ESPNCricinfo reported Earlier, it was also reported that Koli’s wife and actress Anusha Sharma will also travel with Koli during the four-month period. tour.
The team will play New Zealand in the final of the World Test Championship on June 18 in Southampton and will be followed by five Test Series matches against host England on August 4. The women’s team will also travel to the UK, where they will play one Test, followed by three ODIs and three T20Is against England.
The families are expected to be on the charter flight, along with the men’s and women’s teams, which are expected to land in London on June 3. The contingent will then move to Southampton and will be in a 10-day mandatory quarantine before the final.
“According to the biosafety protocols established for the event, in accordance with the requirements of the United Kingdom government and public health in England, the Indian men’s team will arrive in the UK on June 3, 2021 on a charter flight and carry evidence of a negative PCR test. , ”ICC said in a press release on May 29.
The women’s team, on the other hand, will travel to Bristol for their one-time test against England and will undergo the mandatory quarantine period upon arrival.