Hardik can be seen running together with assistance employee Soham Desai

Hardik Pandya required to social networks platform Instagram on Sunday, to share a photo from a training session. The Indian all-rounder can be seen running along with Group India support team member Soham Desai in the image that he published. “Grinding it out,” checked out the caption on the Instagram post, further consisting of the picture. The 27-year-old is currently with the Indian team in Chennai. Hardik, though, was not selected in the playing XI by the hosts for the first Test against England, which is presently being played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

The all-rounder, however, stands a chance of being picked in the 11 for the 2nd Test, having actually been consisted of in the 18-man Test squad for the very first two Tests versus England.

Hardik did not function in the just recently concluded four-match Test series in Australia, where the Indian group emerged victorious by a 2-1 margin. He was, nevertheless, a part of the limited-overs leg of the away trip.

The 27-year-old’s last appearance in the longest format of the game was against England back in 2018, in a video game held at Southampton. The all-rounder has tape-recorded an overall of 11 looks in Test cricket up until now.


The second Test of the four-match series against England will be held at the MA Chidambaram Stadium from February 13.

The last two games of the four-Test series will occur at the Motera Stadium, which is in Ahmedabad. It is the biggest cricket stadium in the world.