#IndiavsEngland

.London, UK
Captains Joe Root, left, and Virat Kohli shake hands after toss on Day 1 of the 3rd Test between England and India, in Leeds, England. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The 5th Test was cancelled after a COVID-19 outbreak in the Indian camp
  • The match will now be played from July 1, 2022
  • It will conclude the 5-match Test series between India and England that started in August 

.Dubai - United Arab Emirates
India's KL Rahul, center, and Ishan Kishan, left, run between the wickets past England's David Willey, right, during the Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • India won the warm-up game vs England by seven wickets
  • Ishan Kishan top-scored for India with 70 runs
  • Mohammed Shami took three and Jasprit Bumrah came back with one wicket

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Virat Kohli will lead India in the T20 World Cup. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • India will playEngland in their first warm-up game ahead of the T20 World Cup
  • The Indian team last played T20Is in July against Sri Lanka
  • The match will be played at the ICC Academy Ground in Dubai

The fifth England vs India Test at Old Trafford was scrapped. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The 2022 Test match will avert a major part of financial losses that the ECB incurred due to the cancellation of the Test
  • Two T20s can replace the Old Trafford Test
  • Currently, India lead 2-1 against England

.London, UK
India's Virat Kohli smiles during the nets session at Old Trafford, Manchester, England. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The 5th India-England Test was cancelled after an outbreak of COVID-19 in the visitors' camp
  • "No one, least of all I, saw that coming. It leads us into unprecedented territories," David Gower said
  • "The whole sequence of events needs explaining a little bit better," he said

Sourav Ganguly is a former captain of the Indian cricket team and the current president of the BCCI. (Photo Credit: Facebook/@SouravGanguly)

  • The 5th Test between India and England was cancelled hours ahead of th scheduled toss
  • "We value other boards too," Ganguly said in when asked if the IPL played any part in the cancelled Test
  •  "The players refused to play but you can't blame them. Of course, you have to respect their feelings," he said

.Manchester, UK
Ravi Shastri (C) is the Indian cricket team's head coach. (Photo credit: Twitter/RaviShastriOfc)

  • Ravi Shastri tested positive for coronavirus prior to the fourth Test at the Oval
  • Ravi, Sridhar and Arun are all doing well physically and are mostly asymptomatic, an official said
  • He and other two staff members are in quarantine since September 4

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Royal Challengers Bangalore will be trying to get Virat Kohli in Dubai by Sunday morning.

  • Yes, we have arranged a charter flight for Virat and Siraj, an official said
  • Players arriving from the UK will have to undergo six days of hard quarantine
  • The second leg of the IPL starts on September 19

.London, UK
India's Virat Kohli is tagged by a teammate during the nets session at Old Trafford, Manchester, England. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The 5th Test between India and England was cancelled over COVID-19 concerns in the visitors' camp
  • The ECB said that India are unable to field a team over
  • The final result of the 5-match series, which India currently lead 2-1, is not yet confirmed

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
England players during a nets session before the 5th Test cricket match between England and India at Old Trafford cricket ground in Manchester, England, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. (Photo: AP/PTI)

  • India vs England fifth Test was due to start on Friday at Old Trafford
  • Match was cancelled after India head coach Ravi Shatri and other support staff tested positive
  • The series ended 2-2 after India forfeited the final match